Tower Height: 43
Height of Focal Plane: 52
Characteristic and Range: Four white flashes every 12 seconds, visible for 14 miles (red sector: 11 miles).
Description of Tower: White masonry tower with a red band, red lantern and gallery, on a round base.
This light is operational
1861: Candelabra-type cast-iron structure.
Date Established: 1861
Date Present Tower Built: 1904
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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