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Farol da Ferraria

(Pico das Camarinhas)

** Ferraria (Ponta da Ferraria)

Built in 1901. Electrified in 1957. Active lighthouse with three white flashes every 20 s. 18 m (59 ft), a square cylindrical stone tower with lantern and gallery, attached to the front of a 2-story keeper's house. Building painted in white with unpainted stone trim, lantern dome painted in red. This handsome lighthouse stands at the western tip of the Ilha de São Miguel. Located atop a cliff near Ginetes (107 m), accessible by road. Site open, lighthouse open on Wednesday afternoons. ARLHS AZO-008

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Taken on August 13, 2019