Red Bay National Historic Site
The lighthouse here was replaced by a modern skeleton tower. A self-guided trail with interpretive plaques has been developed om the island.
Tower Height: 23
Height of Focal Plane: 118
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 5 seconds.
Description of Tower: Square skeletal tower.
This light is not operational
Two dwellings; two utility buildings.
1906: Framework tower; 1912: white octagonal tower (destroyed).
Date Established: 1906
Date Present Tower Built: ?
Date Automated: 1971
Fog Signal: 1936: fog alarm, replaced 1961.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
Accessible only by boat or helicopter. Transportation is available from Red Bay.
Keepers: J. Yetman, E. Yetman, A. Yetman.