This lighthouse was formerly painted in black and white bands, and is still described as such in NGA, but recent photos show the tower as being entirely white.
Tower Height: 68
Height of Focal Plane: 121
Characteristic and Range: Two white flashes every 10 seconds; range 22 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White round tower on a square dwelling.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1870
Date Present Tower Built: 1870
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
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