U.S. Coast Guard
An 85-foot skeletal tower serves as the front range light. It is located 1.5 miles to the northeast. The keeper's house for the station is located next to this tower; it is now a private residence.
Tower Height: 100
Height of Focal Plane: 250
Description of Tower: Square reinforced concrete tower.
This light is operational
1918 2.5 story brick keeper's dwelling.
Date Established: 1918
Date Present Tower Built: 1918
Optics: 1918: Fourth order Fresnel lens, now RL 24 optic.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation, private residence.
Open To Public? No.
This lighthouse is located in Bellefonte, north of Wilmington, near Route 3.
Listed on the
National Register of Historic Places