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LOCATION:

North of Tiverton, NW entrance to Petite Passage.
Lighthouse Structure: Lantern, red on roof of dwelling, white.

DIMENSIONS:

The lighthouse was built and first lit in 1864.
Tower height: 033ft feet.
Light height: 070ft feet.
Light range: 14 miles.
Light characteristic: Flashing White (1941).

HISTORY:

1883 - catatropic light, revolving red & white (60s), 10m
1914 - fog signal established
1922 - 1941 - 5th order dioptric lens, flashing white (15s), diaphone fog signal
1941 - catatropic lens - 1941 - 1960 - replaced between these dates.

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