Search ||  A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z 

Name: Amet Island Light  

Feedback to the database manager

Nearest Town or City:
Malagash Point, Nova Scotia, Canada

Location: Off the entrance to Tatamagouche Bay in Northumberland Strait.

Managing Organization:
Canadian Coast Guard

The original lighthouse here has been replaced by a skeleton tower.

Tower Height: 20

Height of Focal Plane: 39

Characteristic and Range: White flash every 4 seconds.

Description of Tower: Square skeleton tower.

This light is operational

Earlier Towers?
1866: White, square wooden tower with a red lantern, on the roof of the dwelling; 26 feet tall, focal plane 44 feet.

Date Established: 1866

Date Present Tower Built: ?

Date Automated: 1921

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

to Lighthouse Digest

USLHS Marker Fund

Lighthouse History
Research Institute

Shop Online

Subscribe   Contact Us   About Us   Copyright Foghorn Publishing, 1994- 2023 Lighthouse Facts       Lighthouse History