Tower Height: 23
Height of Focal Plane: 36
Characteristic and Range: Two red flashes every 10 seconds; range 9 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Yellow metal column.
This light is operational
1792: Lamp on a post. 1803: Octagonal cast-iron tower, 20 feet tall. 1909: Octagonal iron lantern on a platform on a square wooden trellis, 23 feet tall. 1971: Red light on a concrete post.
Date Established: 1792
Date Present Tower Built: ?
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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