METAL MAN

 

(FRONT LEADING LIGHT WITH OYSTER ISLAND)

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BEACON FIRST ESTABLISHED

1821

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CONVERTED TO A LIGHTED ACETLENE BEACON

16th OCTOBER 1908

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CONVERTED TO PROPANE

9th OCTOBER 1979

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CONVERTED TO SOLAR

13 MARCH 2003

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THE NOMINAL RANGE OF THE LIGHT IS

7 NAUTICAL MILES

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THE CHARACTER OF THE LIGHT IS

FLASHING 3 WHITE EVERY 6.1 SECONDS

FLASH 0.4 SECONDS

DARK 1.0

FLASH 0.4

DARK 1.0

FLASH 0.4

DARK 2.9

 

TOTAL PERIOD 6.1

 

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THE HEIGHT OF THE LIGHT IS

3m ABOVE HIGH WATER