Commissioners of Irish Lights
Tower Height: 50
Height of Focal Plane: 195
Characteristic and Range: Flashing every 10 seconds, white or red depending on direction. Exhibited by day when the fog signal is sounding; nominal range 21 nautical miles (white sector), 17 nautical miles (red sector).
Description of Tower: Black, conical sandstone tower.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1851
Date Present Tower Built: 1851
Date Automated: 1992
Fog Signal: Automated horn, 4 blasts every 90 seconds.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.
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