Canadian Coast Guard
Tower Height: 30
Height of Focal Plane: 60
Characteristic and Range: Flashing white every 5 seconds, visible for 12 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White square concrete tower with red lantern, attached to small building.
This light is operational
1854: Small, white, wooden combination tower and dwelling. 1934: Square wooden tower attached to fog signal building, 34 feet high. 1970: Fiberglass tower.
Date Established: 1854
Date Present Tower Built: 1978
Date Automated: 1988
Fog Signal: Horn - 3-sec. blast every 30 seconds.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Keepers: Patrick Dillon (1854-?); James P. Dillon (c. 1867); Wilfred Conway (?); John MacQuarrie (?-1988)