View Full Version : Lighthouse in Kherson, Ukraine

Jan 26, 2007, 1:34 PM
Official sources:

Building Name: Adziogol lighthouse
Native Name: Аджигольский маяк
Full name: задний Станиславо-Аджигольский маяк
Address: село Рыбальче
City: Kherson
Postal Code: 73000
State/Province: Khersonska
Country: Ukraine
Official Building Website URL: http://www.architectureweek.com/2003/0820/culture_1-1.html

- spire: 75m http://www.svit.ksportal.net/index.php?c=stanislav
- other height: steel frame 68m http://www.architectureweek.com/2003/0820/culture_1-1.html
- lower diameter: 16m
- upper diameter: 6m
- mid tube diameter: 2m
- foundation area 400 sq.m

Current Building Status - built:

Construction Date--
- finished: 1911

Gross Floor area: 400 sq.m

Structure Type: tower
Building Use: lighthouse
Building Style: modern
Building Material: steel

Architect: V.G.Schuchov
Interesting Facts/Records:
- situated in Dneprovsky Liman firth from 30km of Kherson
- the light of the beacon can be visible to 15 nautical miles
- steel web is a hyperbolic paraboloid