Department of Lighthouses and Lightships
Tower Height: 49
Height of Focal Plane: 148
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 2 seconds; range 20 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Cylindrical concrete tower with black and white bands.
This light is operational
1897: Light on bastion of fort.
Date Established: 1897
Date Present Tower Built: 1967
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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