Narragansett in Washington County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
Point Judith Light House
Destroyed by storm September 17, 1815 / present tower built 1857
51 feet above ground - 65 feet above water
Occulting white light - 15 second group / 17,300 candle power
A tribute to the fishermen of Galilee from
Leon M. "Brownie" Champlin and family.
National Register of Historic Places
May 30, 1988
Erected 1978 by Narragansett Historical Society.
Location. 41° 21.693′ N, 71° 28.873′ W. Marker is in Narragansett, Rhode Island, in Washington County. Marker is on Ocean Road (Rhode Island Route 108). Click for map. Located on the Coast Guard Base in Point Judith. Marker is in this post office area: Narragansett RI 02882, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The S.S. Black Point (within shouting distance of this marker); The Narragansett Pier (approx. 4.9 miles away); Carter Jackson Monument (approx. 6 miles away); Foundation of the Original Beavertail Lighthouse (approx. 7.4 miles away); The 1749 Foundation (approx. 7.4 miles away); The Assistant Keeper's House Whale Rock Lighthouse (approx. 7.4 miles away); The West Passage to Narragansett Bay (approx. 7.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Narragansett.
Also see . . .
1. Point Judith Lighthouse. Lighthousefriends.com (Submitted on January 23, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. Point Judith Lighthouse. Inventory of Historic Light Stations (Submitted on January 23, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
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