Bureau des Phares et Balises
This is the rear light for two separate ranges. The front lights are Île Noire and Île Louët. There was an unlighted day beacon here beginning in 1775.
Tower Height: 62
Height of Focal Plane: 279
Characteristic and Range: Flashing white every 5 seconds.
Description of Tower: White square stone tower, with black lantern.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1845
Date Present Tower Built: 1845
Date Automated: 1993
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
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