U.S. Coast Guard
The 1910 lighthouse on this spot was damaged in a hurricane in 1951, then was destroyed when a freighter hit it in 1953. The present structure was built on the original foundation.
Description of Tower: Red, square, skeletal tower on concrete and iron caisson.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1910
Date Present Tower Built: 1954
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.
Accessible by boat only.