Monday, February 14, 2011

0025. Canada - Ile Verte Lighthouse

The Ile Verte Lighthouse is located in the Quebec (Eastern) region of Canada.  

Canada commemorated the Third Oldest Lighthouse with the release of stamp on 21-Sep-1984.

Built in 1809, the Ile VERTE Lighthouse:

  • Tower is CYLINDRICAL stone
  • Tower painted WHITE
  • Lantern painted RED
  • Height is 40 meters
  • Colour scheme of the LIGHT is WHITE
  • LIGHT character is a FLASH every 5 seconds

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