National Ports Authority
This is the only waveswept light station on an offshore rock in South Africa. It took four years to build.
Tower Height: 46
Height of Focal Plane: 56
Characteristic and Range: Quick white flash every 6 seconds.
Description of Tower: White conical cast-iron tower on round stone base.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1861
Date Present Tower Built: 1861
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.
Keepers: Charles Hon (c. 1910), Jeremias C. Bruyns (c. 1910)