It is at the southern tip of a 10 km-long (6.2 mi) peninsula that extends into the Bay of Fundy. This peninsula contains the boundary between Saint John County to the east and Charlotte County to the west, although the southernmost tip at Point Lepreau is within Charlotte County.
Point Lepreau forms the eastern limit of Maces Bay.
Point Lepreau Lighthouse
|Year first constructed||1831 (first) |
|Year first lit||1959 (current)|
|Tower shape||octagonal frustum tower with balcony and lantern|
|Markings / pattern||white and red horizontal band tower, red lantern|
|Tower height||17.5 metres (57 ft)|
|Focal height||25.5 metres (84 ft)|
|Light source||mains power|
|Range||14 nautical miles (26 km; 16 mi)|
|Characteristic||Fl W 5s.|
|Fog signal||three 2s. blasts every 60s.|
|CHS number||CCG 90|
|Managing agent||NB Power |
- List of Lights, Pub. 110: Greenland, The East Coasts of North and South America (Excluding Continental U.S.A. Except the East Coast of Florida) and the West Indies (PDF). List of Lights. United States National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. 2015.
- New Brunswick The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 21 February 2017
- Point Lepreau, NB Lighthouses Friends. Retrieved 21 February 2017
- Aids to Navigation Canadian Coast Guard
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