Cape St. Marys Lighthouse

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44° 05' 09.2'' N    -66° 12' 39.6'' W
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CAPE ST. MARYS III - Light Details


Location:End of cape, east entrance to St. Marys 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 1988
Began:1965
Year Lit:1965
Structure Type:Square concrete tower, white, on fog signal building. This may actually be the thrd lighthouse on this station.
Light Characteristic:Flashing White (1992)
Tower Height:029ft feet high.
Light Height:104ft feet above water level.


History Items for This Lighthouse


  • 1965 - replaced second tower, doesn't show as changed until after 1966
  • 1973 - still manned at this time - 1990 - alteration of some form
  • 1992 - catatropic lens, electric lantern, flashing white (5s), fog signal