Nielsen's Lighthouse

The lighthouse

Name Nielsen's Lighthouse
Former name(s) Noble City Lighthouse
Start building June 1876
Finish building September 1877
Location Seal of Bayside Bayside, Seal of Noble City Noble City,
Seal of Sylvania Sylvania (SY-NC-BS)
Function Lighthouse
Visitor figures unknown
Owner Lovia

Nielsen's Lighthouse is a lighthouse in Bayside Noble City, on the Noble Beach. It was built in 1867-1877 by the Lovian citizens in rememberance of Founding Father Ole Nielsen.

Features Edit

  • Height: 48m (157 feet 6 inches)
  • Steps: 218[1]
  • Built: 1877

Beacon Edit

The light is visible 24 miles out at sea and flashes every 15 seconds. A lighthouse's flash pattern is called its characteristic: every lighthouse has its own light characteristic and exterior paint scheme (called a daymark) so that ship captains can tell them apart.

Walls Edit

The lighthouse actually has two separate walls. The outside brick wall is cone-shaped, the inside wall is a cylinder which supports the spiral staircase:

  • Thickness outside walls: 1.17m (3 feet 10 inches)[2] - 0.46m (1 foot 6 inches)[3]
  • Thickness inside walls: 0.22m (8.5 inches)

References and notes Edit

  1. There are 199 steps in the tower's cast iron spiral staircase.
  2. At the bottom.
  3. At the top.

See also Edit

Seal of Noble City
Monuments, politics and government of Noble City
Monuments and buildings: Abigail Johnson Theater - Antiquities Museum - Capitol - City Hall - Embankment Federal Penitentiary - Garden's Chapel - King's Landmark - Lovian Museum for Modern Art- Museum of Art - Museum of Transport - National Archives - Nielsen's Lighthouse - Noble City Mall - Nobel University (1, 2) - NC General Hospital - Old Royal Palace - Palati Daidalo - Railway Museum - Royal Art Gallery - Starovlah Institute - Statue of Andreas - Supreme Court House - Sylvania State Capitol - The Soccerfield - Tower Mall - West Wing
Politics and government: Congress - Noble City Government - Noble City Police - Supreme Court - Sylvania Police - Sylvania State Court - Sylvania State Government
Arrow right See also: Geography, nature, neighborhoods, transportation, hotels, restaurants and apartment buildings of Noble City.
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