This long abandoned lighthouse is severely endangered by neglect. The 1839 tower also still stands, minus its lantern (separate entry).
Height of Focal Plane: 128
Description of Tower: Skeletal cast iron tower with integral keeper's quarters near base, on screw pile foundation.
Listed on the Lighthouse Digest Doomsday List of endangered lighthouses.
This light is not operational
1832: 65-foot tower; 1839: Conical brick tower.
Date Established: 1832
Date Present Tower Built: 1873
Date Deactivated: c. 1953
Optics: 1863: Fourth order Fresnel lens; 1873: First order Fresnel lens
Current Use: Abandoned.
Open To Public? No.