Canadian Coast Guard
Tower Height: 45
Height of Focal Plane: 525
Characteristic and Range: Flashing white light every 10 seconds, visible for 26 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Conical cast iron tower with vertical red and white stripes.
This light is operational
Dwelling and three utility buildings.
Date Established: 1884
Date Present Tower Built: 1884
Optics: 1916: Fog alarm.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
Accessible only by private boat or helicopter
Keepers: Mark Rowsell (1884-?); William Purchase, George Morey, George Rideout (?-c.1920 - was keeper approximately 20 years), Norman Welshman, Ephraim Whalen (c. 1920s); Percy Winsor (c. 1920 -28).