Berry Head Lighthouse

Lighthouse Details
45° 11' 28.8'' N    -61° 18' 39.9'' W
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BERRY HEAD I - Light Details


Light Type:Sector Light
Location:East point of head, W side entrance to Tor Bay
Standing:This light is no longer standing.
Operating:This light is no longer operating.
Began:1876
Year Lit:1876
Structure Type:Square wood tower, white & red stripes, black roof
Light Characteristic:Fixed Red (1941)
Tower Height:036ft feet high.
Light Height:051ft feet above water level.


History Items for This Lighthouse


  • 1883 - catatropic llight, fixed red & white, 10m - 1909 - fog horn established
  • 1922 - 1941 - 4th order dioptric lens, fixed red & white, hand fog horn
  • 1973 - automated by this date
  • 1978 - replaced by present tower