Indian Island Light

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Indian Island Light
Indian Island Light ME.JPG
Indian Island Light is located in Maine
Indian Island Light
Location Rockport, Maine
Coordinates 44°9′55.55″N 69°3′39.92″W / 44.1654306°N 69.0610889°W / 44.1654306; -69.0610889Coordinates: 44°9′55.55″N 69°3′39.92″W / 44.1654306°N 69.0610889°W / 44.1654306; -69.0610889
Year first constructed 1850
Year first lit 1875 (current structure)
Deactivated 1934
Tower shape Square Brick Tower
Markings / pattern White
Original lens 4th order Fresnel lens[1]
Indian Island Light Station
Nearest city Rockport, Maine
Architect US Army Corps of Engineers
Governing body Private
MPS Light Stations of Maine MPS
NRHP Reference # 87002539[2]
Added to NRHP March 23, 1988

Indian Island Light is a lighthouse on Indian Island on the west side of the entrance to Rockport Harbor, Maine. It was first established in 1850. The present structure was built in 1875. It was deactivated in 1934 and is now a private residence.

Indian Island Light was listed on the National Register of Historic Places as Indian Island Light Station on March 23, 1988, reference number 87002539.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Historic Light Station Information and Photography: Maine". United States Coast Guard Historian's Office. 2009-08-06. 
  2. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13.