This light was discontinued because it was discovered during World War I that its location prevented it from reaching some areas in the Gulf of Riga that Russia's Baltic fleet wanted lighted. The lighting equipment was dismantled and transferred to the new lighthouse at Kübassaare.
Tower Height: 79
Height of Focal Plane: 89
Description of Tower: Red, conical brick tower.
This light is not operational
Date Established: 1907
Date Present Tower Built: 1907
Date Deactivated: 1924
Current Use: Historic attraction.
Open To Public? Yes.
The lighthouse is open to visitors in the summer.