Swedish National Maritime Administration
This was originally one of two identical towers built on the site in 1859; the other tower was removed in 1903.
Tower Height: 78
Height of Focal Plane: 139
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 5 seconds; range 24 nautical miles. (Also fixed red light shown to north.)
Description of Tower: Conical shingled wooden tower.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1859
Date Present Tower Built: 1859
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Yes.
Mapquest URL: Click here to get a map to this lighthouse!