This lighthouse was originally only about 25 feet tall; it was raised in height in 1898.
Tower Height: 69
Height of Focal Plane: 177
Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 20 seconds, range 25 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White, square brick tower on granite foundation.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1772
Date Present Tower Built: 1772
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.