Bureau des Phares et Balises
Tower Height: 125
Height of Focal Plane: 420
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 20 seconds; range 29 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Octagonal concrete tower with 8 ribs, green lantern and gallery.
This light is operational
1894: 85-foot round masonry tower; destroyed in August 1944 during WWII.
Date Established: 1894
Date Present Tower Built: 1955
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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