Jogashima Lighthouse

Yokosuka, Miura30m

Description

The lighthouse was designed by a French engineer, Francois Leonce Verny and completed in 1870 (Meiji 3). The lighthouse collapsed in the Great Kanto Earthquake, so it was reconstructed in 1926 (Taisho 15). The height of lighthouse is 11.5 m and it stands on a cliff top, which is 30 m above sea level. A magnificent scenery spreads beneath the lighthouse.

Detailed information

Address

Misakimachi Jogashima, Miura-shi, Kanagawa-ken

Photos

Jōgashima sea fishing pond Js fishing

Jōgashima sea fishing pond Js fishing

Miura City Misaki Seafood Regional Wholesale Market

Miura City Misaki Seafood Regional Wholesale Market

Jogashima

Jogashima

Misaki Tuna

Misaki Tuna