Medway Head Lighthouse

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44° 06' 10.6'' N    -64° 32' 23.3'' W
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MEDWAY HEAD II - Light Details


Location:West side of entrance to Port Medway
Standing:This light is still standing.
Operating:This light is no longer operating.
Began:1927
Year Lit:1927
Structure Type:Square dwelling, lantern on roof
Light Characteristic:Flashing White (1992)
Tower Height:029ft feet high.
Light Height:079ft feet above water level.


History Items for This Lighthouse


  • 1927 - 1941 - 4th order dioptric lens, from dormer of dwelling, hand fog horn
  • 1990 - electric lantern, mercury vapour, flashing white (12s)
  • 1960 - 1963 - fog signal sounded from tower
  • 1963 - replaced by fiberglass tower