Penwith District Council
This lighthouse replaced an earlier stone tower that still stands nearby. In 2016 the lighthouse was restored to its former glory.
Tower Height: 32
Height of Focal Plane: 27
Characteristic and Range: Two fixed green lights, one above the other.
Description of Tower: White, conical cast iron tower on octagonal stone base.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1830
Date Present Tower Built: 1890
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.