Peggys Point Lighthouse

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44° 29' 30.4'' N    -63° 55' 07.2'' W
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PEGGYS POINT I - Light Details


Location:On Peggy's Point, entrance to St. Margaret's Bay
Standing:This light is no longer standing.
Operating:This light is no longer operating.
Began:1868
Year Lit:1868
Structure Type:Tower, white, on square wood dwelling
Light Characteristic:Fixed Red (1883)
Tower Height:026ft feet high.
Light Height:065ft feet above water level.


History Items for This Lighthouse


  • 1883 - catatropic light
  • 1899 - dioptric lens installed
  • 1900 - dioptric lens unsuccessful, catatropic lens returned
  • 1914 - replaced by present tower - 1954 - destroyed by Hurrican Edna