Tower Height: 20
Height of Focal Plane: 26
Characteristic and Range: White light occulting three times every 12 seconds; range 10 nautical miles (synchronized with the rear light).
Description of Tower: Lamp on a white octagonal concrete tower with small building attached.
This light is operational
1860: Cast-iron candelabra on a green wooden hut, white on the north face (destroyed in 1944).
Date Established: 1840s?
Date Present Tower Built: 1976?
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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