Canadian Coast Guard
The first lighthouse here burned down in 1957 when a grass fire got out of control.
Tower Height: 20
Height of Focal Plane: 40
Characteristic and Range: Fixed red, visible for 6 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Skeleton mast, enclosed lower portion, red and white rectangular daymark.
This light is operational
1882: White, square wooden tower; dwelling attached; 42 feet tall.
Date Established: 1882
Date Present Tower Built: ?
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
Keepers: Oliver Cahill (c. 1918-1940s)