Department of Lighthouses & Lightships
Tower Height: 56
Height of Focal Plane: 59
Characteristic and Range: White light occulting twice every 10 seconds; range 13 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White cylindrical concrete tower; no lantern.
This light is operational
1853: Light on flagstaff, focal plane height 65 feet. Described in 1904 as "white stone column on N. side of river entrance," focal plane height 59 feet.
Date Established: 1853
Date Present Tower Built: ?
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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