Canadian Coast Guard
Tower Height: 31
Height of Focal Plane: 81
Characteristic and Range: Flashing white every 4 seconds, visible for 7 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White conical fiberglass tower, two red horizontal bands.
This light is operational
1871: 40-foot white square wooden tower with attached dwelling. 1935: Two-story dwelling topped by octagonal iron lantern.
Date Established: 1871
Date Present Tower Built: 1979
Date Automated: 1965
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
The light can be seen across the Main-à-Dieu Channel from the village of Main-à-Dieu.
Keepers: James Burke (1871-?), Ben Campbell (?-1945), Eliza J. Campbell (1945-1965)