Department of Lighthouses and Lightships
Tower Height: 135
Height of Focal Plane: 154
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 5 seconds; range 26 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Round concrete tower with black and white bands; round control room about 1/3 of the way up the tower.
This light is operational
1876: Round stone tower.
Date Established: 1876
Date Present Tower Built: 1983
Optics: 1887: Fourth-order Fresnel lens.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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