Lighthouse Service, Naval Department
Tower Height: 75
Height of Focal Plane: 184
Characteristic and Range: Two white flashes every 15 seconds, visible for 29 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White square pyramidal tower with red lantern, attached to dwelling.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1920
Date Present Tower Built: 1920
Date Automated: 1984
Optics: Third order Fresnel lens.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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