Bullock Point

Year Established:
1872
Existing:
No
Source:
LL-1908
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Courtesy of:
Herb Entwistle Postcard Collection
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
Providence River Channel/Narragansett Bay
Latitude:
41° 44.16'
Longitude:
71° 21.53'
City / Town:
BARRINGTON
U.S. State:
Rhode Island
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
No
Light List Data:
  1. Bullock Point
Light list data courtesy Gary Riemenschneider

STRUCTURE

Year Discontinued:
1938
Disposition:
Damaged in 1938 Hurricane
Year Tower Established:
1876
Tower Construction Material:
WOOD
Tower Foundation:
GRANITE PIER
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
48 feet above water
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
35 Feet
Tower Shape:
SQUARE FROM ROOF OF DWELLING
Tower Daymark:
White
Fog Signal Building?:
No
Keeper's Quarters?:
No
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1876
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
WOOD

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
No
Original Optic Type:
SIXTH ORDER, FRESNEL
Year Original Lens Installed:
1872
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
No

Comments:

BEGAN AS A DAYMARK IN 1860


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