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Pharos

Pharos, the Lighthouse of Alexandria, was one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.  It stood for an amazing 1500 years, until destroyed by an earthquake.

For millennia, lighthouses have served to help guide numerous explorers on their adventurous expeditions.

By Prof. Hermann Thiersch (1874–1939), Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=42458833