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A Lighthouse of ItalyNE

IT 300 Trieste (Lanterna di Trieste, Molo Santa Teresa)
latitude 45° 38' 56.7" N
longitude 13° 45' 21.8" E

According to a historical account, it replaced a lighthouse ordered by the Empress Maria Theresa that took 25 years to build (1744-1769). Much earlier, there was a Roman lighthouse in Trieste, and from the 7th century lights were shown from the tower of the chapel of San Nicolò. Located in the heart of the Trieste waterfront. account


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