Department of Lighthouses & Lightships
Tower Height: 67
Height of Focal Plane: 94
Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 9 seconds; range 9 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Gray masonry tower.
This light is operational
1845: 41-foot round tower; focal plane height 84 feet. The tower was apparently raised at least twice; it was described in 1879 as 56 feet, and in 1895 as 72 feet.
Date Established: 1845
Date Present Tower Built: 1903
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
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