Cape Fear Lighthouse Foundation 1903-1958

Cape Fear Lighthouse Foundation 1903-1958 (HM26I7)

Location: Bald Head Island, NC 28461 Brunswick County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 50.796', W 77° 57.957'

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The Cape Fear Lighthouse stood here until it was deactivated and replaced by the Oak Island lighthouse across the mouth of the river. The wrought iron and steel frame of the tower stood 150 feet high and its flashing lens was capable of reaching an 18-½ mile radius. The concrete footings remain to mark the site.
HM NumberHM26I7
Placed ByVillage of Bald Head Island
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Date Added Sunday, April 1st, 2018 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 225562 N 3749105
Decimal Degrees33.84660000, -77.96595000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 50.796', W 77° 57.957'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 50' 47.76" N, 77° 57' 57.42" W
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Area Code(s)910
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Capt Charlies Point Rd, Bald Head Island NC 28461, US
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