Fort Canning Lighthouse or the Fort Canning Light is located on top of Fort Canning Hill. The Fort Canning Lighthouse was formerly one of the 13 important lighthouses in the Straits of Malacca and was used to guide ships safely towards the Singapore Harbour. The Fort Canning Lighthouse was built in 1903. The light on the Fort Canning Lighthouse was created by a kerosene burner. The light was "eclipsed" (darkened) every 17 seconds by lowering a metal cylinder around the burner for 3 seconds. Fort Canning Lighthouse was decommissioned in 1958. Fort Canning Lighthouse is near Fort Canning Footpath; is near Hill Street; is near High Street; is near Canning Rise; is near Armenian Street; is near River Valley Road; is near Canning Lane; is near Coleman Street; Fort Canning Lighthouse is geographically located at latitude(1.2921 degrees) 1° 17' 31" North of the Equator and longitude (103.8478 degrees) 103° 50' 52" East of the Prime Meridian on the Map of Singapore or JB.

The locations related to Fort Canning Lighthouse are represented by the shortest distances between two points on Earth and may not be nearest by road. For example, Fort Canning Lighthouse is located 35 metres from Flag Staff. Fort Canning Lighthouse is located 40 metres from Fort Canning Telecom Tower. Fort Canning Lighthouse is located 47 metres from Singapore Time Ball. Fort Canning Lighthouse is located 60 metres from Raffles Terrace. Fort Canning Lighthouse is located 118 metres from Fort Canning Park Access.

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Flag Staff is located 0 Kilometres away from Fort Canning Lighthouse. Flag Staff - 2 Photo(s) Featured.
Fort Canning Telecom Tower is located 0 Kilometres away from Fort Canning Lighthouse. Fort Canning Telecom Tower - 1 Photo(s) Featured.
Singapore Time Ball is located 0 Kilometres away from Fort Canning Lighthouse. Singapore Time Ball - 1 Photo(s) Featured.

Excelsior Hotel 0.2km, Grand Plaza Parkroyal 0.3km, Grand Park City Hall 0.3km, are places to stay (hotel, service apartment, inn) located near Fort Canning Lighthouse.

High Street Plaza 0.2km, Funan Digital Life Mall 0.2km, High Street Centre 0.3km, are places to shop (shopping mall, shop houses) located near Fort Canning Lighthouse.

Flag Staff 0km, Singapore Time Ball 0km, Singapore Philatelic Museum 0.1km, are places of interest (attraction) located near Fort Canning Lighthouse.

Lee Kong Chian School of Business 0.5km, SMU School of Accountancy 0.5km, SMU School of Law 0.5km, are places of learning (school, college, university) located near Fort Canning Lighthouse.

Spice Gardens at Fort Canning 0.3km, Fort Canning Park 0.4km, Stamford Green 0.5km, are parks, playgrounds, open fields or commons located near Fort Canning Lighthouse.

Fort Canning Lighthouse

Flag Staff

Fort Canning Telecom Tower

Singapore Time Ball

Raffles Terrace

Fort Canning Park Access

Singapore Philatelic Museum

Civil Defence Heritage Gallery

National Archives

Freemasons Hall

Fort Canning Entrance River Valley Road

Central Fire Station

MITA Building

Excelsior Hotel

Singapore Bible House

High Street Plaza

Fort Canning Cannon

Armenian Church

Funan IT Mall


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Wisma Sugmoma is about 0.2 km away.

The Treasury is about 0.2 km away.

Funan Digital Life Mall is about 0.2 km away.

Registries Of Marriages is about 0.2 km away.

Armenien Street Car Park is about 0.2 km away.

Amar Raj House is about 0.3 km away.