Department of Lighthouses & Lightships
Tower Height: 72
Height of Focal Plane: 140
Characteristic and Range: Two white flashes every 10 seconds, range 23 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White round masonry tower with black bands.
This light is operational
1849: Light on roof of dwelling, focal plane height 150 feet. 1886: Light on white building, focal plane height 173 feet.
Date Established: 1849
Date Present Tower Built: 1903
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
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