Grandique Point Lighthouse

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45° 35' 38.2'' N    -61° 01' 19.8'' W
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GRANDIQUE POINT - Light Details


Location:On beach near wharf at Grandique Point
Standing:This light is still standing.
Operating:This light is operational
Automated:All operating lights in Nova Scotia are automated.
Date Automated:Automated by 1993
Began:1884
Year Lit:1884
Structure Type:Square wood building, white, red lantern
Light Characteristic:Fixed Green (1992)
Tower Height:032ft feet high.
Light Height:029ft feet above water level.


History Items for This Lighthouse


  • 1907 - alteration of some form
  • 1922 - 1941 - 6th order dioptric lens, fixed red, 7m, seasonal (Apr-Jan)
  • 1970 - in operation - 1973 - automated by this date
  • 1980 - listed at 7ft, 32ft, square tower - 1992 - electric lantern