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Braddock Point Light

Location: west of Braddock Bay at Bogus Point on Lake Ontario near Hilton, NY

About Braddock Point Light


The location of the light is west of Braddock Bay at Bogus Point on Lake Ontario. The nearest city is Hilton, NY. The station was first established in 1896. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1896. The light has a nominal range of 15 nautical miles. The light has a period of 6 seconds.

Open to the Public?: Grounds Only    Active?: Yes

The light was deactivated in 1954.

The Coast Guard reactivated the light on February 28, 1999. The lighthouse and dwelling are now privately owned and have opened as a Bed and Breakfast. Overnight stays are available seasonally.

An 'isophase' light is a light in which all durations of light and darkness are equal. So in the 6 second period, the light is on for 3 then off for 3.

Today's Conditions on Site

Astronomical Info.

Astronomical Dawn: 5:59 am
Sunrise: 7:40 am
Sunset: 5:04 pm
Astronomical Dusk: 6:44 pm

Local Marine Forecast.

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories 

Additional Conditions.

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