Department of Lighthouses & Lightships
Height of Focal Plane: 157
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 10 seconds; range 28 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Cylindrical tower with red and white spiral bands.
This light is operational
1845: 37-foot obelisk, focal plane height 43 feet. 1874: Round masonry tower with black and white bands (still standing).
Date Established: 1845
Date Present Tower Built: ?
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
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