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DSC01932 - Lower l'Ardoise Rear Range (Martin Point) | by archer10 (Dennis)
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DSC01932 - Lower l'Ardoise Rear Range (Martin Point)

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This lighthouse is located in a private field and is in a very deteriorated state. I was not sure if it was alright to go into the field or not but since no one was home I took a chance and managed to get this shot.

 

The range lights were discontinued around 1970. This the front range light was relocated to the field after it was decommissioned.

 

Location: Lower L'Ardoise east coast of Cape Breton Island

 

Tower Height: 6.7 meters (22ft)

Characteristic: Fixed red light, visible for 6 nautical miles

Description of Tower: White, square, wooden tower

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1909

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Taken on August 24, 2012