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Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse,
Mount Desert Island
Tremont, ME
*Dates of operation~~ 1858-present
*Building Material~~ Brick
*Tower~~ 32 feet
*Elevation~~ 56 feet above sea level
*Markings~~ White w/ black lantern
*Light Pattern~~ Three seconds red, one second eclipse
*Existing Buildings~~ All original buildings still exist
*Automated~~ 1974
*Original Lens~~ Fifth Order Fresnel
*Current Lens~~ Fourth Order Fresnel
*Open to Public?~~ Yes, (grounds only)
*Current Owner~~ U. S. Coast Guard
*Waterway Location~~ Bass Harbor, Atlantic Ocean
*Significant Feature~~ Located on the grounds of Acadia National Park.     

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Acadia National Park Info
http://www.acadiamagic.com/BassHarborLight.html    

Aerial lighthouse views from marinas.com
http://marinas.com/view/lighthouse/82_Bass_Harbor_Lighthouse_ME_United_States

Jeremy D'Entremont's lighthouse history and info
http://www.newenglandlighthouses.net/bass-harbor-head.html
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