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Cape Neddick (Nubble) Lighthouse
Cape Neddick (Nubble) Lighthouse,
York Beach, ME
*Dates of operation~~ 1879-present
*Building Material~~ Cast iron plate w/ brick lining
*Tower~~ 41 feet
*Elevation~~ 50 feet above sea level
*Markings~~ White w/ black lantern
*Light Pattern~~ Three seconds red followed by three second eclipse
*Existing Buildings~~ Keeper's quarters, oil house, storage building, boathouse
*Automated~~ 1987
*Original Lens~~ Fourth Order Fresnel
*Current Lens~~ Fourth Order Fresnel (installed 1928)
*Open to Public?~~ No
*Current Owner~~ Town of York
*Waterway Location~~ York Harbor
*Significant Feature~~ The original lens was damaged in an explosion in 1928 and
replaced with another Fourth Order Fresnel lens.    

       LINKS
"Official" Lighthouse Site
http://nubblelight.org/

National Park Service
http://www.cr.nps.gov/maritime/light/neddick.htm

Jeremy D'Entremont's lighthouse info and history
http://www.newenglandlighthouses.net/cape-neddick-nubble.html
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