Mount Dora Lake Light



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Located in United States Of America Call Area

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Also Known As:
ARLHS USA 1407, USA-1407, USA 1407
State or Province Florida
DD.DD: 28.79480, -81.64399
DM: 28° 47.688' N, 081° 38.639' W
DMS: 28° 47' 41" N, 081° 38' 38" W
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This record modified March 21, 2013. - Feedback to the WLOL Maintainer

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2016-02-152016-02-15N9AW/4Activation will be 20 mtr SSB only on 14.260 Mhz plus/minus 10 kHz on Monday, 2/15/16 from 10 AM EST (1500z) until Noon EST (1700z). QSLs and LOTW will be handled early March.
2014-08-022014-08-07KA4WJRN4N - Repeat Special Event Activating the Mount Dora Lake Lighthouse USA-1407 during National Lighthouse & Lightship Weekend We had so much fun with the FEB 2014 event- that we decided to do a REPEAT SPECIAL EVENT during NATIONAL LIGHTHOUSE & LIGHTHOUSE WEEKEND - Aug 2014!!!! We will again activate the Mount Dora Lake Light located on Lake Dora at the entrance of the Port of Mount Dora in Mount Dora, Florida. We will operate from 1300 UTC Aug 2nd, 2014 to 2300 UTC Aug 4th, 2014 (9:00 am to 7:00 PM - local time) on Saturday August 2nd, 2014 and POSSIBLY again on Sunday August 3rd, 2014 or Thursday August 7th, 2014- National Lighthouse Day. We will operate CW, SSB phone & PSK31. QSL information is the same as noted below for the FEB 2014 lighthouse event on the page for KA4WJR.
2014-02-152014-02-16KA4WJRN4N -02/15/2014 | Activating Mount Dora Lighthouse USA-1407 on the 140th Anniversary of the 1st Settlers to Mount Dora, Florida Feb 15-Feb 16, 1500Z-0200Z, N4N, Mount Dora, FL. CW, SSB & PSK31 as conditions allow. Mount Dora Lake Lighthouse-USA-1407 is the only inland freshwater lighthouse in Florida. It is a working navigational lighthouse for the Port of Mount Dora on Lake Dora in Lake County, Florida. Mount Dora was 1st settled 140 years ago - in 1874 by the Simpson Family. See webpages for N4N or KA4WJR (ARLHS member #1881). Our website: QSL via eQSL or Direct ONLY. SASE with a BUSINESS SIZE #10 envelope- follow instructions on
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