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Narragansett in Washington County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Point Judith Light House

 
 
Point Judith Light House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, September 19, 2005
1. Point Judith Light House Marker
Inscription. Wooden Light House Established 1810
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). Touch 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); Honor Roll Town of Narragansett World War (approx. 5.1 miles away); Carter Jackson Monument (approx. 6 miles away); Foundation of the Original Beavertail Lighthouse (approx. 7.4 miles away); The 1749 Foundation
Point Judith Lighthouse image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, September 19, 2005
2. Point Judith Lighthouse
(approx. 7.4 miles away); The Assistant Keeper's House (approx. 7.4 miles away); Whale Rock Lighthouse (approx. 7.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map 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.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Point Judith Lighthouse image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, September 19, 2005
3. Point Judith Lighthouse
Point Judith Light House Keystone image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, September 19, 2005
4. Point Judith Light House Keystone
Point Judith Light House Interpretive Sign image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, September 19, 2005
5. Point Judith Light House Interpretive Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 23, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 562 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 23, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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