SEAL POINT LIGHTHOUSE


St Francis Bay Accommodation

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Being a Tourist in my own town started to make me really think deep about where to go and what to do.  So lets start at the top ………. and I really mean the top – the tallest masonry structure on the South African coastline.

THE SEAL POINT LIGHTHOUSE

Situated in Cape St Francis on Seal Point, the most astonishing thing  is that there is surprisingly little information about the history of our impressive lighthouse.

Completed in 1878, at the time the construction this beast of a building must have been the South African equivalent of the ancient Egyptians building their triangles at Giza.  Lets think about it …………

Some dude writes a letter to England saying ……….

“London we have a problem.  Our problem is that loads of our ships are getting wrecked on the South African Coastline at a place called Seal Point – I think we need a Lighthouse to…

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