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Source of Image: Tara Edmonds (USA)
Date of Image: March 14th, 2010

 

International Designation Number:

J0404

 

Navigation:
Latitude 41 23 25" N
Longitude 70 02 54" W
Body of water Sand spit at the northeast of Nantucket Sound.

 

Construction:
Date of Establishment: 1784
Date Light First Lit: 1986. Current tower replaced destroyed 1818 tower
Designer
Is structure still operating? Yes. Automated 1955.
Characteristic White flash every 5sec (Red sector covers dangerous shoals).
 

Notes:

Guided tours are available daily May through October (reservations required).