Cape George Lighthouse (Northumberland Strait)

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45° 52' 26.8'' N    -61° 54' 01.8'' W
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CAPE GEORGE III (NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT) - Light Details


Location:End of point, west entrance to St. George's Bay
Standing:This light is still standing.
Operating:This light is operational
Automated:All operating lights in Nova Scotia are automated.
Date Automated:Automated by 1993
Began:1968
Year Lit:1968
Structure Type:Octagonal concrete tower, white, red lantern
Light Characteristic:Flashing White (1992)
Tower Height:045ft feet high.
Light Height:404ft feet above water level.


History Items for This Lighthouse


  • 1968 - replaced second tower of 1908
  • 1992 - electric lantern, group flashing white (12s)