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Near Cape Vincent in Jefferson County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Tibbetts Point Lighthouse

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2014
1. Tibbetts Point Lighthouse Marker
Inscription.

This point of land was part of 600 acres patented to Captain John Tibbett of Troy, New York in 1799.
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In 1827 three acres were deeded to the U.S. Government for a lighthouse.
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A U.S. Coast Guard station from 1939-1981
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It was deeded to the Town of Cape Vincent by the Department of Interior in 1991.

Restoration and preservation is conducted by the Town of Cape Vincent and the Tibbetts Point Lighthouse Historical Society
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It is on the Register of Historic Places on national and state levels
 
Erected by Town of Cape Vincent and the Tibbetts Point Lighthouse Historical Society.
 
Location. 44° 6.054′ N, 76° 22.208′ W. Marker is near Cape Vincent, New York, in Jefferson County. Touch for map. Marker is adjacent to one of the Keepers' Houses on the grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 33439 County Route 6, Cape Vincent NY 13618, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 4, 2014
2. Tibbetts Point Lighthouse Marker
At lower left, in front of a Keeper's House.
3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tibbetts Point Lighthouse Keepers (within shouting distance of this marker); Tibbits Point Lighthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Stone House (approx. 2.2 miles away); Cape Vincent Lighthouse (approx. 2.3 miles away); War of 1812 Barracks (approx. 2.6 miles away); Cape Vincent Village Green, Inc. (approx. 2.7 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); Hollenbeck Mein Handley Memorials (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cape Vincent.
 
Also see . . .
1. Tibbetts Point Lighthouse. (Submitted on July 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Tibbetts Point NY at Lighthouse Friends. (Submitted on July 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Tibbetts Point Lighthouse Hostel. (Submitted on July 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Tibbetts Point Lighthouse image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. Tibbetts Point Lighthouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 209 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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