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Name: Guysborough Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
Guysborough, Nova Scotia, Canada

Location: Peart Point, west side of the entrance to Guysborough Harbour.

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Photo: Courtesy of Michel Forand

Tower Height: 30

Height of Focal Plane: 41

Characteristic and Range: Fixed white light, visible for 11 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: White conical fiberglass tower with two red bands.

This light is not operational

Earlier Towers?
1846: White, square wooden tower, with the light shown through two windows; 20 feet tall (burned down in 1904). 1905: White, square tower rising from the roof of a white, square dwelling; 35 feet tall (demolished in 1981).

Date Established: 1846

Date Present Tower Built: 1981

Date Deactivated: Late 1990s

Current Use: Unknown.

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