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Name: Cameron Island Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
Marble Mountain, Nova Scotia, Canada

Location: Northeast end of Cameron Island, north side of West Bay, Bras d'Or Lake, Cape Breton Island.

Managing Organization:
Canadian Coast Guard

This tower was originally built as the front light of the Clarke Cove Range in 1903. It was moved to Cameron Island in 1977.

Tower Height: 28

Height of Focal Plane: 31

Characteristic and Range: Flashing green every five seconds, visible for five nautical miles.

Description of Tower: White, square pyramidal wooden tower. The original lantern has been removed.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1977

Date Present Tower Built: 1903

Current Use: Active aid to navigation (seasonal).

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