Tower Height: 56
Height of Focal Plane: 194
Characteristic and Range: White group flashing 4 times every 15 seconds (light 5 seconds, eclipse 5 seconds), visible for 16 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White conical tower.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1900
Date Present Tower Built: 1900
Date Automated: 1995
Optics: First order catadioptric fixed lens.
Fog Signal: Horn with one blast every 20 seconds.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Yes.
The lighthouse is easy to reach by car with parking nearby. It is on St. Ives Road in Pendeen Village.
Keepers: Bill Arnold
Nearby Lodging: Three cottages at the lighthouse site are available for rental. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for information.