Canadian Coast Guard Pacific Region
Height of Focal Plane: 51
Characteristic and Range: Quick flashing white 1 second, visible for 7 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White, pyramidal wooden tower with red lantern.
This light is operational
1895: White, square, pyramidal wooden tower with a kitchen attached; focal plane of 72 feet.
Date Established: 1895
Date Present Tower Built: ?
Optics: 1895: Fifth order Fresnel lens; 1910: Seventh order Fresnel lens.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.
This lighthouse can be seen from the Tsawwassen - Swartz Bay ferry.
Keepers: John Richardson (1895-1911), George Andrew Watson (1911-1924), J. N. Waugh (1924-193?), Harry Georgeson (c. 1940s), Jack Reddy (?-1964), James Heanski (1964, died in fire at keeper's house)