Chrome Island lighthouse

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Chrome Island lighthouse

Chrome Island lighthouse is a light station established in 1891 that assists traffic in the region of Deep Bay, British Columbia, Denman Island, and Hornby Island. It is currently a manned station, though in recent years the Canadian Coast Guard has considered converting it to fully automated status.

Along with electronic navigational aids, the five-second flash lighthouse is approximately 21 metres (69 ft) above water level (depending on tides). The station has a helicopter landing deck and rescue boat.

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Coordinates: 49°28′19″N 124°41′02″W / 49.47208°N 124.68394°W / 49.47208; -124.68394