Bluff Shoal

Year Established:
1904
Existing:
No
Source:
LL-1879
Download:
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
1914
Photo Credit:
US Lighthouse Service
Photo Courtesy of:
US Lighthouse Society Archives

LOCATION

Location:
Pamlico Sound
Latitude:
35° 12' 37" N
Longitude:
76° 04' 23" W
U.S. State:
North Carolina
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
No
Light List Data:
  1. Bluff Shoal
Light list data courtesy Gary Riemenschneider

STRUCTURE

Year Tower Established:
1904
Tower Construction Material:
WOOD
Tower Foundation:
SCREWPILE
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
43
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
43
Tower Shape:
OCTAGONAL ON SQUARE HOUSE
Tower Daymark:
White
Fog Signal Building?:
No
Keeper's Quarters?:
No
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1904
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
WOOD

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
No
Original Optic Type:
FOURTH ORDER
Year Original Lens Installed:
1904
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
No

Entered by:
t.wheeler
Entered Date:
Jan 15, 2018