Thimble Shoal

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Source of Image: Anne Puppa (USA)
Date of Image: Unknown


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Latitude 37 00" 50' N
Longitude 76 14" 21 W
Body of water Chesapeake Bay, entrance to Hampton Roads.


Date of Establishment: 1872, 1880 & 1914 Current Tower.
Date Light First Lit: 1872, 1880 & 1914 Current Tower.
Is structure still operating? Yes. Automated 1964.
Characteristic White flash every 10sec.