Canadian Coast Guard
The old tower with attached dwelling that can be seen on the island near the presently active light is the second lighthouse (1899).
Tower Height: 59
Height of Focal Plane: 60
Characteristic and Range: Fl(2) W 10s, visible for 16 miles
Description of Tower: Square skeleton tower, enclosed centre portion, red and whitehorizontal bands.
This light is operational
1899: tower and attached dwelling (still stands)
Date Established: 1856
Date Present Tower Built: 1970
Fog Signal: Horn discontinued.
There is no regular transportation to the island, but the lights can be seen from Northport Harbour.