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Chilmark in Dukes County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Gay Head Light

 
 
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By J. Makali Bruton, June 23, 2021
1. Gay Head Light Marker
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Gay Head Light has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1987 by the United States Department of the Interior
 
Erected 2020 by William C. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 301.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1987.
 
Location. 41° 20.902′ N, 70° 50.079′ W. Marker is in Chilmark, Massachusetts, in Dukes County. Marker is on Aquinnah Circle west of Lighthouse Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chilmark MA 02535, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gay Head Light 1856 Remnants (a few steps from this marker); The Legend of Moshup (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rebecca, Woman of Africa (approx. 5.4 miles away); Dukes County Academy School Bell (approx. 8.6 miles away); Alley's General Store
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By J. Makali Bruton, June 23, 2021
2. Gay Head Light and Marker
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(approx. 8.6 miles away); Heath Hen (approx. 9.7 miles away); Nobska Lighthouse (approx. 14.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Gay Head Light at Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 27, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
 
Gay Head Light and Cliffs image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, June 23, 2021
3. Gay Head Light and Cliffs
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 27, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 61 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 27, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.

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