Port Authority of Jamaica
This is Jamaica's oldest lighthouse, and it is also believed to be the oldest cast-iron lighthouse in the western hemisphere.
Tower Height: 95
Height of Focal Plane: 115
Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 20 seconds; range 22 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Conical cast iron tower with alternating red and white horizontal bands.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1841
Date Present Tower Built: 1841
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Unknown.
This lighthouse is extremely difficult to reach by road.
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