Search ||  A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z 

Name: Caraquet Rear Range Light  

Feedback to the database manager

Nearest Town or City:
Bas-Caraquet, New Brunswick, Canada

Location: Baie des Chaleurs, Gulf of St. Lawrence.


Click to enlarge: Photo   
Photo: Michel Forand

Managing Organization:
Municipality of Bas-Caraquet

Notes:
After it was replaced by a modern skeletal tower, this lighthouse was moved from its original location to the Bas-Caraquet Municipal Park, and a covered patio was built on the side facing the Baie des Chaleurs. (The 37-foot tall skeletal tower is still active; it exhibits a fixed yellow light with a focal plane height of 66 feet.)

Tower Height: 41

Height of Focal Plane: 66

Characteristic and Range: Fixed yellow light (1998).

Description of Tower: White, square pyramidal wooden tower.

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1903

Tower Moved?
2000

Date Deactivated: 2000

Current Use: Part of the Bas-Caraquet Municipal Park.

Open To Public? Grounds only.

Featured
Products

Subscribe
to Lighthouse Digest


USLHS Marker Fund


Lighthouse Jewelry


Lighthouse Service Sweatshirt













Subscribe   Contact Us   About Us   Copyright Foghorn Publishing, 1994- 2017 Lighthouse Facts       Lighthouse History