Bon Portage Lighthouse

Lighthouse Details
43° 27' 23.2'' N    -65° 44' 36.2'' W
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43° 27' 23.2'' N    -65° 44' 36.2'' W    Google Map

BON PORTAGE II - Light Details


Location:Southern point of Bon Portage Island
Standing:This light is still standing.
Operating:This light is operational
Automated:All operating lights in Nova Scotia are automated.
Date Automated:Automated by 1984
Began:1964
Year Lit:1964
Structure Type:Square tower, white, on square concrete engine room building
Light Characteristic:Flashing White (1992)
Tower Height:040ft feet high.
Light Height:046ft feet above water level.


History Items for This Lighthouse


  • 1964 - replaced original tower of 1874
  • 1990 - 3rd order dioptric lens, electric lantern