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Name: Devil's Island West Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
Southeast Passage, Nova Scotia, Canada

Location: Southwest point of Devil's Island, northeast entrance to Halifax Harbour, south coast of Nova Scotia.

There were two lighthouses on Devil's Island. The West (or Southwest) Light was discontinued circa 1950, while the East (Southeast) Light has remained active.

Tower Height: 45

Height of Focal Plane: 52

Characteristic and Range: Fixed white light, visible for 12 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: White octagonal tower.

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1852

Date Deactivated: c. 1950

Current Use: Destroyed.


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