Accessibility: The lighthouse is not open to the
public. It can be seen from points along the shore in Winthrop (Shore
Drive), Hull (Nantasket Beach), and Nahant, but is best seen by boat.
Station established: 1905; Present lighthouse
Construction material: Granite
Height of tower: 113 feet; Height of focal plane:
Original optic: First-order Fresnel. Present optic:
Characteristic: Two white flashes every 12 seconds.
Fog signal: Two blasts every 20 seconds
Other buildings still standing: Oil house
Active U.S. Coast Guard aid to navigation