This lighthouse was designed by Robert Stevenson, grandfather of writer Robert Louis Stevenson. The keeper's dwelling here is a private residence.
Tower Height: 63
Height of Focal Plane: 70
Characteristic and Range: Flashing white every 10 seconds, range 22 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White conical tower attached to dwelling.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1812
Date Present Tower Built: 1812
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.