Department of Lighthouses & Lightships
Tower Height: 98
Height of Focal Plane: 105
Characteristic and Range: Four white flashes every 20 seconds; range 14 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White square steel skeletal tower.
This light is operational
1866: Light on mast. 1930: 33-foot mast. 1966: Skeletal tower.
Date Established: 1866
Date Present Tower Built: 1998
Optics: 1883: Sixth-order lens. 1998: 500mm optic.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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