The West Breakwater Light was formerly the front light of the Diélette range, discontinued in the late 1990s.
Tower Height: 36
Height of Focal Plane: 39
Characteristic and Range: Isophase white light, 4-second period, visible for 10 nautical miles (red and green sectors: 7 nm)
Description of Tower: White circular tower with a green lantern.
This light is operational
1858: Cast iron candelabra. 1876: Metal tower, 26 feet tall.
Date Established: 1858
Date Present Tower Built: 1897
Date Automated: 1906
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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