Brier Island Lighthouse

Lighthouse Details
44° 14' 55.0'' N    -66° 23' 32.0'' W
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BRIER ISLAND III - Light Details


Location:West point of 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 1987
Began:1944
Year Lit:1944
Structure Type:Octagonal concrete tower, white & red bands
Light Characteristic:Flashing White (1992)
Tower Height:060ft feet high.
Light Height:095ft feet above water level.


History Items for This Lighthouse


  • 1944 - replaced tower of 1832, destroyed by fire
  • 1992 - 4th order dioptric lens, flashing white (18s), fog signal