Sandy Hook

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Source of Image: Donna Suchomelly (USA)
Date of Image: November 9th. 2002


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Latitude 40 27 40" N
Longitude 74 00 04" W
Body of water Lower New York Bay, entrance to New York Harbor.


Date of Establishment: 1764
Date Light First Lit: June 11, 1764
Designer Isaac Conro.
Is structure still operating? Yes. Automated 1965.
Characteristic Continuous White light, day and night.


Visitor center open and tours of the tower available during the afternoon, daily April through October

and on weekends during the rest of the year.