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Dondra Light House


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DONDRA LIGHT HOUSE


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The Dondra light house is a one of famous structure in that area. In 1989, the British built the Dondra Lighthouse. It was originally designed by James Douglas and constructed by William Douglas of Imperial Lighthouse Services.

This is the tallest light house in Sri Lanka which is entirely made out of bricks and it's about 150 feet tall and contains 7 floors, 14 two panel yellow color windows and 196 steps to the top. The grove of coconut palms and lawn fringe the lighthouse is giving the premises a charming and tasteful sense of tranquility. The place is maintained from Sri Lanka Ports Authority.

The lighthouse is still active and helps guide ships and boats which sail on the Indian Ocean. It also transmits radio wave signals to surrounding lighthouses in Sri Lanka.


 

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