Canadian Coast Guard
This lighthouse was manufactured in England.
Tower Height: 36
Height of Focal Plane: 177
Characteristic and Range: White occulting light.
Description of Tower: White, conical cast iron tower.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1893
Date Present Tower Built: 1893
Date Automated: 1992
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
The lighthouse is a 30-minute walk from the community of Kings Cove on a gravel road.
Keepers: James Batterton (1893-1902), Philip Batterton (1902-1933), James Batterton (1933-1955), Thomas Maddox (1955-1974), Thomas Maddox Jr. (1974-1992)