Lighthouse of Alexandria

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Lighthouse

Year first lit
-279
Construction
Out of service date
1323
 

Structure extra

Length
8.5 m (9.3 yd)
Width
8.5 m (9.3 yd)
 

Project focus

Projects
 

Wonder of the ancient world

Creator (nation/culture)
Date of destruction (approx)
1303 × 1480
 

Structure

Architect
Opened
-279
Structural Height
120 m (131 yd)
Address
Alexandria (Pharos)
Destroyed By
Destruction Date
1323
 

Location

Geolocation
29.885 × 31.214
Contained by
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