Department of Lighthouses and Lightships
Tower Height: 98
Height of Focal Plane: 144
Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 20 seconds; range 18 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Square tower with red and white bands.
This light is operational
1879: White round stone tower.
Date Established: 1879
Date Present Tower Built: 1975
Optics: 1879: Sixth-order Fresnel lens.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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