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Port Colborne East Breakwater Light

 
Location: at the western end of the eastern breakwater at the southern entrance to the Welland Canal near Port Colborne, ON

About Port Colborne East Breakwater Light

The location of the light is at the western end of the eastern breakwater at the southern entrance to the Welland Canal. The nearest city is Port Colborne, ON.

The lighthouse is a white circular concrete tower with a green top.

The tower has a flashing green light at a focal plane height of 35 ft above mean high water. The light has a period of 4 seconds.

Open to the Public?: No    Active?: Yes

Identification number: 7-6780 (U.S.)

A 'flashing' light is a light in which the total duration of light in a period is shorter than the total duration of darkness and the appearances of light (flashes) are usually of equal duration. So in the 4 second period, the light is on for less than 2 then off for more than 2.

Directions to H.H. Knoll Lakeview Park
to view Port Colborne East Breakwater Light


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