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Name: Lyal Island Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
Stokes Bay, Ontario, Canada

Location: West side of the Bruce Peninsula, Lake Huron.


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Photo: Canadian Coast Guard
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Notes:
This lighthouse was replaced by a skeleton tower.

Tower Height: 57

Height of Focal Plane: 51

Characteristic and Range: Flashing white every 20 seconds, visible for 12 miles

Description of Tower: White, square, pyramidal wooden tower with a red polygonal lantern, rising from the front of a white, rectangular dwelling.

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1885

Date Deactivated: c. 1965-70

Date Automated: 1959

Current Use: Destroyed.

Keepers: Captain John McKay, (1885-1895); Walter Knight (30 years)

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