Commissioners of Irish Lights
This was a daymark until 1855 when a light was added.
Tower Height: 49
Height of Focal Plane: 89
Characteristic and Range: Iso WR 4s. Nominal Range: White = 12 nautical miles, Red = 9 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White, conical tower with red trim.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1830
Date Present Tower Built: 1830
Date Automated: 1931
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.
Keepers: Patrick Corish (c. 1908), William Padden (attendant 1997-?)