Belle Isle Northeast Light

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Belle Isle Northeast Light
Location Belle Isle, between Labrador and Newfoundland
Coordinates 52°0′35″N 55°16′56.1″W / 52.00972°N 55.282250°W / 52.00972; -55.282250Coordinates: 52°0′35″N 55°16′56.1″W / 52.00972°N 55.282250°W / 52.00972; -55.282250
Year first lit 1905
Construction Concrete
Tower shape 12-sided with buttresses
Markings / pattern White tower, red lantern
Height 27 metres (89 ft)
Focal height 42 metres (138 ft)
Characteristic Fl. 11 s
Fog signal Horn(1) 30s
Admiralty number H0096
NGA number 0984
ARLHS number CAN-648

Belle Isle Northeast Light is a 27-metre (89 ft) tall, 12-sided flying buttress lighthouse located on Belle Isle, Newfoundland, which was built in 1905. It is one of three lighthouses on the island and was maintained by the Canadian Government despite the fact that Newfoundland didn't join confederation until 1949. It was designed by William P. Anderson as one in a series of nine buttressed lighthouses built in Canada around 1910.

Its light characteristic is a white flash occurring every eleven seconds. The lightsource is placed at a focal plane of 42 metres (138 ft) above sea level. A fog signal consisting of a single blast may be sounded every 30 seconds if needed.

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