Search ||  A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z 

Name: Dodding Head Light   Map it!

Feedback to the database manager

Nearest Town or City:
Burin, Newfoundland, Canada

Location: Entrance to Burin harbor, Burin Peninsula, west side of Placentia Bay.

Click to enlarge: Photo    Large photo
Photo: Fisheries and Oceans Canada

This lighthouse has been replaced by a skeleton tower.

Description of Tower: 1858: Round lantern and tower rising from the roof of a square dwelling, focal plane height of 430 feet. 1926: White square pyramidal wooden tower, focal plane height of 330 feet.

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1856

Current Use: Destroyed.

Mapquest URL: Click here to get a map to this lighthouse!

Keepers: Austin Oke (c. 1866), Richard G. Marshall (c. 1892)


to Lighthouse Digest

USLHS Marker Fund

Lighthouse Jewelry

Lighthouse Service Sweatshirt

Subscribe   Contact Us   About Us   Copyright Foghorn Publishing, 1994- 2017 Lighthouse Facts       Lighthouse History