The present tower stands on the stone base on which the first lighthouse was built.
Tower Height: 46
Height of Focal Plane: 79
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 3 seconds, visible for 14 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Cylindrical concrete tower with a gallery, painted in red and white bands, on a square stone base.
This light is operational
1899: White circular metal tower, focal plane height of 49 feet.
Date Established: 1899
Date Present Tower Built: ?
Fog Signal: Horn (Nautophone): signalling the letter B in Morse code every 30 seconds.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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