Chebucto Head Lighthouse

Lighthouse Details
44° 30' 26.6'' N    -63° 31' 21.8'' W
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CHEBUCTO HEAD II - Light Details


Location:On head, west entrance to Halifax Harbour
Standing:This light is no longer standing.
Operating:This light is no longer operating.
Began:c. 1928
Year Lit:c. 1928
Structure Type:Concrete tower, red lantern


History Items for This Lighthouse


  • c.1928 - replaced original tower of 1872
  • 1941 - replaced lighthouse of 1928 - catatropic long focus lens, group flashing white (20s)
  • New tower built c.1940 to replace #2 tower. New tower moved approx 1/2 mile north of original position.