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

 

International Designation Number:

J1036

 

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

 

Construction:
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.
 

Notes:

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.