Lighthouse Service, Naval Department
Tower Height: 120
Height of Focal Plane: 128
Characteristic and Range: Red occulting light, five second intervals, visible for 14 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Square stone tower attached to fort.
This light is operational
Date Established: c. 1750s
Date Present Tower Built: 1775
Date Automated: 1980
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.