Department of Lighthouses and Lightships
Tower Height: 72
Height of Focal Plane: 141
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 5 seconds; range 23 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Octagonal masonry tower with black and white bands; lantern dome is red.
This light is operational
1883: 72-foot granite tower.
Date Established: 1872
Date Present Tower Built: 1910
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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