Today

3 weeks ago

Donald and Melanija Trump The other day Melanija Trump and her husband Donald visited a lunch in honor of Thanksgiving Day in Maher - Lago. The first lady of the USA looked incredibly in a black lacy...

3 weeks ago

In Krasnoyarsk will open a skating rink with color ice. Its total area will be about 17.5 thousand sq.m. It will be possible to go ice skating in the pleasure daily from 11 to 23 o'clock. Besides, it...

3 weeks ago

The Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov holds a meeting with the Portuguese colleague to Augusht Santushem Silvoy in Lisbon. The meeting takes place in the closed format. The correspondent of TASS...

3 weeks ago

Relatives of 55 residents of the Netherlands which died as a result of the crash of the liner of "Malaysian airlines" in the east of the Ukrainian state within last year submitted to the European Cou...

3 weeks ago

Two VS ships of Russia are found on November 24 in sea border of Latvia. Such statement was made by the National Armed Forces (NAF) of the country on the Twitter. LV ekskl. ekonom. zona 11 j.j. no ter...

Date: 3 months ago   Category: Society

The beacon of the Black Sea Fleet on the cape Buzzard was 120 years old


The beacon of the Black Sea Fleet on the cape Buzzard was 120 years old
To the beacon of the Black Sea Fleet located on the cape Buzzard - the most southern point of the Crimean peninsula, 120 years were executed. All this time practically without breaks the beacon keeps the watch in the system of hydrographic providing the BSF. The navigation construction has been established on the present place known for unstable weather, strong changeable undercurrents and coastal stone reeves according to instructions of the emperor Nicholas II. The pig-iron tower made in France was brought to the Crimea from warehouses of the Nikolaev port and collected on the Buzzard, having reliably bolted. Height of a tower of 12 meters, and the light source taking into account features of a relief is located at the height of 38 meters over level the sea and is visible to the ships at distance of 17 miles. The beacon the Buzzard is in the structure of hydrographic service of the Black Sea Fleet, at the same time works not only for the benefit of activity of forces of the BSF, but also for safety of navigation of all vessels passing along the southern coast of the Crimea.
of mil.ru Alexey Voltsev Today, 12:00 0

URL:

Photos of day