Portland Head Light

 

1000 Shore Road
Fort Williams Park
Cape Elizabeth ME 04107 USA
(207) 799-2661

[Portland Head Light website]

geo: 43.623154,-70.207982
[street map / directions]
[street view]
[bird's eye view]

 
from the Portland Head Light website:

''The original tower measured 72' from base to lantern deck and was lit with 16 whale oil lamps. It was first lit on January 10, 1791. Construction of the first Keeper's Quarters began in 1790 as the result of a contract signed by Massachusetts Governor John Hancock.''
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