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Old Thalaimannar Lighthouse (Urumalai Lighthouse) තලෙයිමන්නාරම පැරණි ප්‍රදීපාගාරය

Old Thalaimannar Lighthouse (Urumalai Lighthouse)

The Old Thalaimannar Lighthouse (Urumalai Lighthouse) is located at that south of the island at the start of the Adams Bridge, the natural sand bank which stretch all the way to India. This area is called Urumalai, thus this is also known as Urumalai Lighthouse.

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New Talaimannar Lighthouse – තලෙයිමන්නාරම ප්‍රදීපාගාරය

Thalaimannar New Lighthouse

The new Talaimannar lighthouse in was built in 1915 and was 19m high. The tower has not been maintained for during the recent past due to the war situation which existed for the last 30 years.

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