- Pulau Sakijang Pelepah (Lazarus Island)
- Date unknown. Active; focal plane 59 m (194 ft); white flash every 2.5 s. 11 m (36 ft) wood skeletal tower painted black. No photo available, but Google has an indistinct satellite view. Located on an island off downtown Singapore, southeast of Sentosa. Site and tower closed. ARLHS SIN-003; Admiralty F1698; NGA
- Date unknown. Active; focal plane 7 m (23 ft); red flash every 2 s. 7 m (23 ft) post mounted on a square platform supported by piles. Entire lighthouse painted red. A good photo is available, and Google has a satellite view. Located just off the southern point of Sentosa Island, a resort island in downtown Singapore. Accessible only by boat but easy to see from the shore. Site open, tower closed. Admiralty F1720.4; NGA 21355.4.
- * [Fullerton (lantern)]
- 1958. Inactive since 1979. Round lantern with aerobeacon, originally
mounted atop the Fullerton Building, which was then the General
Post Office and is now the Fullerton
Hotel, in downtown Singapore. A 2008 photo
is available, Wikimedia has a 2011 photo, and Google has a street view, but the lantern is not seen in Google's satellite view. The lantern was formerly on display on the grounds of the former
Singapore Maritime Museum (closed since 2001)
on Sentosa Island. It has been moved to a location in front of Merrill Lynch Harbourfront in the Harbourfront development on the downtown waterfront. Site open.
- * Berlayer Point
- Date unknown. Active; focal plane 8.5 m (27 ft); red flash every
5 s. 7 m (23 ft) robust square pyramidal concrete skeletal tower
with lantern and gallery. Entire structure painted red. A closeup
and a view from
the harbor are available, Lightphotos.net has a closeup photo, and Google has a street view and a satellite view. Located in Labrador Park, on the north side of the west entrance
to Keppel Harbour in downtown Singapore. Site open, tower closed.
Admiralty F1702; NGA 21388.
- 1855 (John Bennet). Active; focal plane 32 m (105 ft); three white
flashes every 20 s. 29 m (95 ft) round granite tower with lantern
and gallery, attached to a 2-story keeper's house. Entire lighthouse
painted white. This is a staffed station, with keepers serving 10-day shifts. A photo appears above right, Lighthouse Digest has
an MPA photo,
a 2008 photo
is available, Lightphotos.net has a photo, a distant photo
shows the tall communication towers near the lighthouse,
Huelse has a historic postcard
view, Forand has a historic photo, and Google has a satellite
view. This famous lighthouse is named
for Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles (1781-1826), who founded the city
of Singapore in 1819. It marks the western entance to Singapore
Strait. Located on Pulau Satumu (formerly called Coney Island),
the southernmost islet of Singapore, about 14 km (9 mi) southwest
of the downtown waterfront. The lighthouse would be accessible only
by boat, but there is an exclusion zone surrounding the lighthouse,
so only distant views are available. Site and tower closed. ARLHS
SIN-004; Admiralty F1693; NGA 21500.
- 1896. Active; focal plane 20 m (66 ft); two white flashes every
15 s. 18 m (59 ft) round masonry tower centered on the roof of a
2-story keeper's house. Lighthouse painted white; keeper's house
roof is red. A photo appears at right, Lighthouse Digest has
an MPA photo, Lightphotos.net has a photo, Loh Kok Sheng has a 2008 photo,
and Google has a satellite
view. This striking
lighthouse exhibits a remarkable mixture of Oriental and Victorian
design. Located on the island of Selat Jurong, about 8 km (5 mi)
south of the western tip of Singapore Island. Accessible only by
boat, and there is an exclusion zone surrounding the lighthouse.
Site and tower closed. ARLHS SIN-005; Admiralty F1684; NGA 21656.
- * Johor (Johore) Strait
- Date unknown. Active; focal plane 15 m (49 ft); white flash every
10 s. 12 m (39 ft) round cylindrical concrete tower with lantern
and gallery, painted white. The navigation light is mounted atop
the lantern. Jonathan Hiew has a 2014 closeup photo, a 2011 photo is available, and Google has an indistinct satellite
view. This lighthouse marks the western entrance to the Johor
Strait, which separates Singapore from the Malaysian mainland. Located
at the end of a jetty at the Raffles Marina in Tuas, just west of
the Second Link Expressway bridge over the strait. Site status unknown,
but the lighthouse can certainly be seen from nearby. Site manager: Raffles
Marina. ARLHS SIN-006; Admiralty F1681; NGA 21685.
Raffles Light, 2006
Wikimedia Creative Commons photo by LionFlyer
Sultan Shoal Light, December 2006
Wikimedia Creative Commons photo by LionFlyer