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Nugget Point lighthouse

Nugget Point lighthouse

The 10-metre Nugget Point lighthouse stands 76 metres above sea level on a point close to the ‘nugget’ rocks. First lit in 1870, the lighthouse was automated in 1988.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Otago places - South Otago', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 17 January 2018)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 29 Jul 2015