Louisbourg Lighthouse is a historic Canadian Lighthouse at Louisbourg - Nova Scotia. It is the site of the First Lighthouse in Canada. This Canada's oldest Light Station, built by France during the period when Cape Breton Island was a French colony.
Canada commemorated the Lighthouse in the Nova Scotia Province with the release of stamp on 21-Sep-1984.
Built in the year 1734, the LOUISBOURG Lighthouse:
- Tower is OCTAGONAL concrete
- Tower painted WHITE
- Lantern painted RED
- Height is 17 meters
- Colour scheme of the LIGHT is WHITE
- LIGHT character is a FLASH every 10 seconds