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Name: Cap de la Tête au Chien Lighthouse  

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Also known as: Dog's Head Cape Lighthouse

Also known as: Cape Dogs Light

Nearest Town or City:
Saint-Siméon, Quebec, Canada

Location: North shore of St. Lawrence River.

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Photo: David Gagné

Managing Organization:
Canadian Coast Guard

Tower Height: 37

Height of Focal Plane: 207

Characteristic and Range: White light flashing twice every 5 seconds, visible for 13 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: White, octagonal, reinforced concrete tower, with a red circular lantern.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1909

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? No.

There is no access to the lighthouse by land and it is best seen from the water.

Keepers: Kelly Guérin

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