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Beavertail Lighthouse,
Jamestown, RI
*Dates of operation~~ 1856-present
*Building Material~~ Granite
*Tower~~ 45 feet
*Elevation~~ 25 feet above sea level
*Markings~~ Natural Stone w/ black lantern
*Light Pattern~~ Flashing white every 6 seconds
*Keeper's House and all buildings still exist
*Automated~~ 1972
*Original Lens~~ Third Order Fresnel
*Current Lens~~ DCB-24 airport beacon
*Open to Public?~~ Yes
*Current Owner~~ U. S. Coast Guard leased to Town of Jamestown/ Beavertail Lighthouse
Museum Assn.
*Waterway Location~~ Narragansett Bay
*Significant Feature~~ Site of third light station ever built in U. S.

            LINKS
Official Lighthouse Site
http://www.beavertaillight.org/

Aerial photos from Marinas.com
https://marinas.com/view/lighthouse/269_Beavertail_Light_Lighthouse_Jamestown_RI_United_States

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