McNeil Beach Lighthouse

Lighthouse Details
46° 13' 54'' N    -60° 29' 12'' W
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MCNEIL BEACH - Light Details


Location:On eastern shore of Great Bras d'Or
Standing:This light is still standing.
Operating:This light is no longer operating.
Date Automated:Automated by 1962
Began:1884
Year Lit:1884
Structure Type:Tapered square wood tower, white
Light Characteristic:Fixed Red (1922)
Tower Height:033ft feet high.
Light Height:031ft feet above water level.


History Items for This Lighthouse


  • 1909 - alteration of some form
  • 1922 - 6th order dioptric lens - 1930 - in operation
  • 1955 - 1962 - discontinued between these dates
  • 1990 - abandoned, still standing