Cordouan lighthouse is an active lighthouse located 7 kilometres at sea, near the mouth of the Gironde estuary in France. At a height of 223 feet, it is the tenth-tallest "traditional lighthouse" in the world. Photo: by Phillip Plisson
Venetian lighthouse in Chania, Greece initially, the lighthouse was built by the Venetians in 1570 and later it was rebuilt for the last time in It is evident from its rectangular shape and is made of stone blocks. The Lighthouse is no longer operating.