Department of Lighthouses and Lightships
Tower Height: 115
Height of Focal Plane: 118
Characteristic and Range: Two white flashes every 20 seconds; range 26 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Hexagonal concrete tower with red and white bands; control room near middle of tower, observation level near top.
This light is operational
1877: Light on mast, later moved to roof of port building.
Date Established: 1877
Date Present Tower Built: 1985
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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