Maritime Administration of Latvia
The original (1885) lighthouse here was damaged in World War I and was demolished in 1932. Its successor was destroyed during World War II and was replaced by a temporary wooden tower until the present structure was built in 1955.
Tower Height: 182
Height of Focal Plane: 182
Characteristic and Range: Two white flashes every 6 seconds.
Description of Tower: White, round masonry tower.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1885
Date Present Tower Built: 1955
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.