The light is now shown from an optic on a pole outside the lantern room.
Height of Focal Plane: 79
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 3 seconds.
Description of Tower: White cylindrical tower with black horizontal band, green cupola.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1797
Date Present Tower Built: 1797
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
The lighthouse is just outside Gourock on the road to Inverkip.