Maritime New Zealand
Tower Height: 39
Height of Focal Plane: 259
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 10 seconds, visible for 26 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White, octagonal, wooden tower.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1877
Date Present Tower Built: 1877
Date Automated: 1990
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.
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Keepers: James Nelson (c. 1870s), John Frederick Rayner (1877-78), James Hamilton Farquharson (c. late 1890s - early 1900s), George Gwynne (c. early 1900s), Hugh Jamieson (temporary, 1920), ? Stronach (assistant, c. 1942)