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PUMPKIN ISLAND LIGHT

State: MAINE
Location: EGGEMOGGIN REACH / PENOBSCOT BAY
Nearest City: SARGENTVILLE
County: HANCOCK
U.S.C.G. District: 1
Year Station Established: 1854



Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1854
  • Is the Light Operational? NO
  • Date Deactivated: 1933
  • Automated:
  • Foundation Materials: STONE
  • Construction Materials: BRICK
  • Markings/Patterns: WHITE TOWER W/BLACK LANTERN
  • Shape: CYLINDRICAL
  • Relationship to Other Structures: ATTACHED
  • Tower Height: 28
  • Original Optic: FIFTH ORDER, FRESNEL
  • Year Original Lens Installed: 1854
  • Present Optic:
  • Year Present Lens Installed:
  • Height of Focal Plane: 43
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition:
  • Has tower been moved? NO
Previous Tower(s): N/A

Modern Tower? NO

Existing Sound Signal Building? UNKNOWN

Existing Keepers Quarters? YES (MODIFIED)
  • Year Constructed: 1854
  • Number of Stories: 1.5
  • Architectural Style: COLONIAL CAPE
  • Construction Materials: FRAME
Other Structures: BOATHOUSE (1885, 1906), BRICK OIL HOUSE (1906)

Current Use: PRIVATE PROPERTY

Owner/Manager: PRIVATE OWNER

Open to the Public? UNKNOWN (Go to Lighthouses to Visit for access information)

Web Site:

National Register Status: LISTED; Reference #87002537
Name of Listing: PUMPKIN ISLAND LIGHT STATION
On State List/Inventory? NO; Year Listed:

HABS/HAER Documentation? YES, ME-200 (MARO)

Miscellaneous:



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