U.S. Coast Guard
The clubhouse of Jonathan's Landing golf course in Magnolia is based on the 1903 Mahon River Lighthouse.
Height of Focal Plane: 37
Characteristic and Range: Flashing white every 4 seconds, visible for 7 miles.
Description of Tower: Steel skeleton tower.
This light is operational
1903: Octagonal tower on roof of 2-story wooden keeper's dwelling (destroyed by fire 1984).
Date Established: 1831
Date Present Tower Built: 1955?
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.
Keepers: Irvin Lynch (1912-?)