This lighthouse was erected to help mariners through St. George's Channel and the Irish Sea. It was designed by Daniel Alexander and Joseph Nelson.
Height of Focal Plane: 98
Characteristic and Range: Five white flashes every 15 seconds.
Description of Tower: Square pyramidal tower with red and white horizontal stripes.
This light is operational
Keeper's quarters and storage buildings.
Date Established: 1821
Date Present Tower Built: 1821
Date Automated: 1987
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.
Information on visiting Bardsey Island is available at www.bardsey.org
Nearby Lodging: Some cottages on the island offer overnight accommodations; see www.bardsey.org