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Near Chincoteague Island in Accomack County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Assateague Light House

 
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, July 14, 2013
1. Assateague Light House Marker
Inscription.
Assateague Light House
Rebuilt 1866-1867
Light House Board
Acts of Congress
June 20, 1860 and July 28, 1866

 
Location. 37° 54.669′ N, 75° 21.375′ W. Marker is near Chincoteague Island, Virginia, in Accomack County. Marker can be reached from Beach Access Road north of Boat Ramp Access Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Public access only via Lighthouse Trail footpath. Marker is in this post office area: Chincoteague Island VA 23336, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Still Shining...After All These Years (here, next to this marker); Welcome to Assateague Village (a few steps from this marker); The Wild Ponies (approx. half a mile away); Keeping the Forest Full of Life (approx. 1.1 miles away); Christ Sanctified Holy Church (approx. 2 miles away); Captain Timothy Hill House (approx. 2 miles away); Welcome to the NASA Visitor Center (approx. 5.8 miles away); NASA Wallops Flight Facility (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chincoteague Island.
 
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By Michael C. Wilcox, July 14, 2013
3. Assateague Light House Marker
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By Michael C. Wilcox, July 14, 2013
4. Assateague Light House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 25, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 17, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 143 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 17, 2016, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
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