Location: Blue Hill Bay approach; Nearest town: Frenchboro.
44 08 30 N
68 14 42 W
Accessibility: The lighthouse is not open to the
public; it is best viewed by boat.
Station established: 1890; Present lighthouse built:
1890; Automated: 1986
Construction material: Brick; Height of tower: 42
feet; Height of focal plane: 67 feet
Other buildings still standing: 1890 keeper's house,
1890 fog signal building, 1890 boathouse, 1890 storage building,
1901 oil house
Active U.S. Coast Guard aid to navigation. Property
of the Atlantic
105 Eden St.
Bar Harbor, ME 04609
Earlier optic: 1890: Fifth-order Fresnel
1902: Fourth-order Fresnel
Present optic: VRB-25
Characteristic: Flashing red every five seconds; range
19 nautical miles
Fog signal: One blast every 15 seconds