Bureau des Phares et Balises
Tower Height: 33
Height of Focal Plane: 36
Characteristic and Range: Fixed red light, visible for 7 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Red (previously white) circular iron tower.
This light is operational
1814: Wooden structure. 1835: Circular masonry tower. 1849: White wooden tower, focal plane height of 36 feet. 1903: White iron tower, 27 feet tall.
Date Established: 1814
Date Present Tower Built: 1928
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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