Bureau des Phares et Balises
Tower Height: 167
Height of Focal Plane: 161
Characteristic and Range: Four white flashes every 25 seconds.
Description of Tower: Round concrete tower on dwelling; upper portion black, lower portion white.
This light is operational
1839: 141-foot stone tower, destroyed during WWII on Aug. 4, 1944.
Date Established: 1839
Date Present Tower Built: 1952
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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