Cape Bowling Green Lighthouse

Sydney, New South Wales - 1874 (1874**)

 
Photo of the Cape Bowling Green Lighthouse.
 
 
   

History of the Cape Bowling Green Lighthouse

This lighthouse was built in Queensland on shifting sands. Due to this problem, it was twice moved away from the sea. Finally, the third move (in 1987) was to the National Maritime Museum in Sydney where it sits today.

Directions: Located in Sydney Harbor at the National Maritime Museum.

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Tower Information
Tower Height: 50.00'
Focal Plane: 60'
Active Aid to Navigation: Yes
*Latitude: -33.869 N
*Longitude: 151.200 W
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* Please note that all GPS coordinates are approximated and are meant to put you in the vicinity of the lighthouse, not for navigation purposes.

** This year denotes a station date. This is the year that a lighthouse was first reported in the vicinity or at that location.

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