The lighthouse erected here in 1904 was replaced by a new one in the early 1990s, and was destroyed by Hurricane Keith in 2000.
Tower Height: 66
Height of Focal Plane: 72
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 6 seconds, range 20 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White round concrete tower.
This light is operational
1904: White cast iron tower, constructed in France in 1882.
Date Established: 1904
Date Present Tower Built: early 1990s
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.