The lighthouse was the set for the television series "Fraggle Rock."
Tower Height: 62
Height of Focal Plane: 72
Characteristic and Range: White light, 7.5 seconds on, 7.5 seconds off.
Description of Tower: White, octagonal stone tower.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1835
Date Present Tower Built: 1835
Date Automated: 1987
Optics: First order Fresnel lens.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
Keepers: John Ellis (c. 1980s-1990s).
Nearby Lodging: Cottage accommodations are available at the lighthouse; see http://www.ruralretreats.co.uk