U.S. Coast Guard
The 1939 skeletal tower was relocated to the Dunkirk Lighthouse and Veterans Park Museum.
Height of Focal Plane: 36
Characteristic and Range: Red flash every 6 seconds.
Description of Tower: White cylindrical tower with red horizontal band.
This light is operational
1828: Octagonal wooden tower. 1895: Square pyramidal tower; 1939: Square, pyramidal steel skeletal tower, 65 feet tall.
Date Established: 1828
Date Present Tower Built: 1992
Optics: 1857: 6th order Fresnel lens.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.