An old engraving shows there was already a lighthouse at this location in 1680.
Tower Height: 52
Height of Focal Plane: 115
Characteristic and Range: One long flash (4 seconds) every 5 seconds, visible for 10 nautical miles (1920).
Description of Tower: White 12-sided tower on a 12-sided building, on the Îlet de la Marine.
This light is not operational
Date Established: 17th century
Date Present Tower Built: 1830?
Date Deactivated: 1920s or 1930s
Current Use: Unknown.