Location: West side of southern approach to Portland
Harbor; Nearest city: South Portland
43 39 07 N
70 13 26 W
Station established: 1897; Automated: circa 1960s.
Construction material: Brick, cast iron; Height of
tower: 54 feet; Height of focal plane: 54 feet
There is parking nearby,
and the public may walk out on the breakwater to the lighthouse.
The lighthouse is closed to the public except during open houses.
here for directions
Original optic: Fifth-order Fresnel
Present optic: 300 mm
Characteristic: Flashing white every six seconds with
two red sectors
Fog signal: One blast every 10 seconds
Active U.S. Coast Guard aid to navigation
- Maintained by
Point Ledge Light Trust
- P. O. Box 2311
South Portland, ME 04106
- (207) 699-2676