Canadian Coast Guard
The first keeper here, Samuel Hayden, was killed in a boat accident along with his wife in October 1873, and his brother William replaced him as keeper.
Tower Height: 39
Height of Focal Plane: 56
Characteristic and Range: Four second white flash every 15 seconds.
Description of Tower: White square tower attached to dwelling, red lantern.
This light is operational
1853: Square wood tower with red lantern, 31 feet tall.
Date Established: 1853
Date Present Tower Built: 1955
Date Deactivated: 1987
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.
Keepers: Samuel Hayden (1853-1873, died in service), William Hayden (1873-?), Earl Fleming (c. 1980s), Bill Ringer (c. 1980s), Barry Crowell (c. 1980s), T. D. Sidey (c. 1980s)