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Easternmost Point in the U.S.A.

 
 
Easternmost Point in the U.S.A. Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 22, 2011
1. Easternmost Point in the U.S.A. Marker
Inscription.

West Quoddy Head
4448"9'N 6657"1'W

Erected by the WQHLKA Inc.
Spring 2005
with permission of the
Maine Department
of Conservation

 
Erected 2005 by the WQHLKA Inc.
 
Location. 44° 48.901′ N, 66° 57.035′ W. Marker is near Lubec, Maine, in Washington County. Click for map. Marker is on the grounds of the West Quoddy Head Lighthouse, in Quoddy Head State Park, at the east end of Quoddy Head Road. Marker is in this post office area: Lubec ME 04652, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lubec Veterans Honor Roll (approx. 3.6 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 3.6 miles away); Lubec, Maine (approx. 3.6 miles away in Canada); a different marker also named Lubec, Maine (approx. 5.8 kilometers away in Canada); War Memorial (approx. 5.8 kilometers away); Mulholland Point / La pointe Mulholland (approx. 5.8 kilometers away in Canada); Dawn's First Light Shines on Free Masonry (approx. 5.8 kilometers away); First Meeting Place of Washington Lodge No. 37 F.&A.M. (approx. 5.9 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Lubec.
 
Also see . . .  West Quoddy Head Light Keepers Association
Easternmost Point in the U.S.A. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 24, 2003
2. Easternmost Point in the U.S.A. Marker
. (Submitted on April 25, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Easternmost Point in the U.S.A. Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 22, 2011
3. Easternmost Point in the U.S.A. Marker
West Quoddy Head Light in background
Location on Easternmost Point in the U.S.A. Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 22, 2011
4. Location on Easternmost Point in the U.S.A. Marker
West Quoddy Head Lighthouse Bell image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 22, 2011
5. West Quoddy Head Lighthouse Bell
West Quoddy Head Lighthouse Bell Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 22, 2011
6. West Quoddy Head Lighthouse Bell Detail
West Quoddy Head Lighthouse image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 22, 2011
7. West Quoddy Head Lighthouse
On a foggy day, with the horn blaring
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 407 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234.   3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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