Lighthouse Service, Naval Department
An earthquake damaged this lighthouse in 1973, and another earthquake in July 1998 caused further severe damage. The lighthouse has been replaced by a light on a 16-foot metal post.
Tower Height: 46
Height of Focal Plane: 482
Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 20 seconds (light on post).
Description of Tower: Square masonry tower with red lantern, attached to dwelling.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1919
Date Present Tower Built: 1919
Date Deactivated: 1998
Optics: 1919: Second order Fresnel lens.
Current Use: Unknown.