Fort Tompkins Light, Staten Island, New York City, New York
FORT TOMPKINS LIGHT
Location: ON STATEN ISLAND, WESTERLY SIDE OF THE NARROWS, NEW YORK, NEW YORK BAY
Station Established: 1828
Year Current / Last Tower(s) First Lit: 1873
Tower Shape / Markings / Pattern: Tower on white dwelling with Mansard roof; lantern, black.
Original Lens: Fourth Order (as of 1900)
Characteristic: Flashing alternately red and white, interval between flashes 10 seconds