Battery Point Breakwater Lighthouse

Lighthouse Details
44° 21' 37'' N    -64° 17' 46.7'' W
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44° 21' 37'' N    -64° 17' 46.7'' W    Google Map

BATTERY POINT III - Light Details


Light Type:Breakwater Light
Location:Outer end of breakwater, east side of Lunenburg
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:1951
Year Lit:1951
Structure Type:Tapered square wood tower, white
Light Characteristic:Fixed Red (1992)
Light Height:025ft feet above water level.


History Items for This Lighthouse


  • 1937 - mechanical fog bell established
  • 1941 - 6th order dioptric lens, fixed red, fog bell
  • 1960 - 1965 - fog horn sounded from tower
  • 1990 - 1992 - fog horn in operation, electric lantern