Safari Anticosti Outfitters Inc.
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This is still an active aid to navigation maintained by the Canadian Coast Guard, but the site is managed by Safari Anticosti Outfitters Inc.
Tower Height: 40
Height of Focal Plane: 112
Characteristic and Range: Red flash every 6 seconds; range 5 miles.
Description of Tower: White octagonal tower with a red lantern.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1919
Date Present Tower Built: 1919
Date Automated: 1970
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
The lighthouse can be reached by road from Port-Menier. For information on travelling to Anticosti Island and its lighthouses, contact Sépaq Anticosti, 801 ch. St-Louis, Suite 125, Québec City, QC, Canada G1S 1C1; phone: 800-463-0863 (toll free in Quebec), or 418-890-0863. Web: www.sepaq.com. See also www.safarianticosti.com/en/accueil_en.html
Keepers: Vital Boudreault; ? Duchesneau; Rémi Ferguson; Elzéard Perry (Pérée ?) (1941?-1956?), Réginald Beck (1956-1961), Albert Beck (1961-1970)