Department of Lighthouses and Lightships
Tower Height: 98
Height of Focal Plane: 108
Characteristic and Range: White light occulting once every 15 seconds; range 24 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: D-shaped concrete tower with black and white bands.
This light is operational
1865: 56-foot octagonal tower.
Date Established: 1865
Date Present Tower Built: 1965
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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