This lighthouse, designed by James Douglass, was based on Smeaton’s Eddystone tower. This is considered the most isolated Trinity House lighthouse.
Tower Height: 141
Height of Focal Plane: 126
Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 15 seconds.
Description of Tower: Conical stone tower with helipad above lantern.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1776
Date Present Tower Built: 1861
Date Automated: 1987
Fog Signal: Two blasts every 60 seconds.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.