Assateague Light is the 142-foot-tall lighthouse located on the southern end of Assateague Island off the coast of the Virginia Eastern Shore, United States.

  • 20031113 0137 0 comments - 38 hits 20031113 0137
  • 20031113 0138 0 comments - 30 hits 20031113 0138
  • 20031113 0140 0 comments - 29 hits 20031113 0140
  • 20031113 0141 0 comments - 33 hits 20031113 0141
  • 20031113 0143 0 comments - 26 hits 20031113 0143
  • 20031113 0143 1 0 comments - 22 hits 20031113 0143 1

Location : south of Chincoteague, Virginia
Coordinates :37.91118°N 75.356°WCoordinates: 37.91118°N 75.356°W
Year first lit : 1867
Automated :1933
Deactivated :N/A
Foundation :Stone & Concrete
Construction :Red Brick
Tower shape :Conical
Height: 142 feet (43 m)
Original lens: first-order Fresnel Len
Range: 19 miles (17 nmi; 31 km)
Characteristic : Double-flash every five seconds

I have visited this lighthouse a few times, these pictures are from Nov 13 2003.

Assateague Lighthouse is open to the public on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. from April through October.

Access: Car + Short hike

 
     
Total hits: 2778225
Most recent 10 minutes hits: 19
Current hour hits: 21
Yesterday hits: 276
Last 24 hours visitors: 9
Current hour visitors: 3
Recent guest(s): 1