Department of Lighthouses & Lightships
Tower Height: 148
Height of Focal Plane: 167
Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 20 seconds; range 26 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White round concrete tower with black bands.
This light is operational
1858: Light on flagstaff at fort, focal plane height 69 feet.
Date Established: 1858
Date Present Tower Built: c. 1902?
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
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