This was the last staffed lighthouse in Wales. It was automated in 1998 and the keepers were removed on 5/8/2000.
Tower Height: 121
Height of Focal Plane: 184
Characteristic and Range: White & Red group flashing - twice every 10 seconds; visible for 21 nautical miles (white) and 16 nautical miles (red).
Description of Tower: White conical tower.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1832
Date Present Tower Built: 1832
Date Automated: 2000
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
Mapquest URL: Click here to get a map to this lighthouse!
Nearby Lodging: The former keeper's cottages here are available for overnight stays; see www.ruralretreats.co.uk or email firstname.lastname@example.org