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At 43 meters, the Tahkuna peninsula lighthouse is the tallest cast-iron tower in Estonia. Construction was started in 1873 and completed in 1875.

Tahkuna Lighthouse
Tahkuna lighthouse overlooking a spiral of stones.

Tahkuna peninsula, on the north coast of Hiiumaa, is also the closest point in Estonia to where the Estonia ferry sank in 1994. A memorial to the victims has been placed here.

Tahkuna Lighthouse and Estonia Memorial
The Estonia ferry disaster memorial with the lighthouse on the background.

Location: 59°5'29"N 22°35'10"E on: Google Maps, OpenStreetMap, Maa Amet.

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