Location: Off Petit Manan Point
Nearest town: Corea
44 22 03 N
67 51 52 W
Accessibility: The lighthouse is not open to the
public and is best seen by boat.
Station established: 1817; Present lighthouse built:
1855; Automated: 1972
Construction material: Granite with brick lining
Height of tower: 119 feet; Height of focal plane: 123
Other buildings still standing: 1875 keeper's house, 1876
engine house, 1887 fog signal building, rain shed, boathouse.
Active U.S. Coast Guard aid to navigation; the island is
part of the
Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge
Earlier optic: Second-order Fresnel (1855)
Present optic: VRB-25, solar powered.
Characteristic: Flashing white every 10 seconds
Fog signal: One blast every 30 seconds