This lighthouse was designed by James Walker.
Height of Focal Plane: 63
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 5 seconds.
Description of Tower: Conical white tower with black horizontal bands.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1838
Date Present Tower Built: 1838
Date Automated: 1922
Fog Signal: Bell with stroke every 30 seconds.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.
Nearby Lodging: Accommodations are available at a former Coast Guard cottage near the lighthouse; see www.sykescottages.co.uk/cottages/906.php