- Nantucket Cliff Lights
Nantucket Cliff Range Lights Original installation from 1838 Location Nantucket Harbor
Year first constructed 1838 Deactivated 1912 Construction Wood Markings / pattern White Characteristic Fixed Fog signal none ARLHS number Front USA-078
The Nantucket Cliff Lights, also known as the Nantucket Cliff Range Lights were a set of range lights on Nantucket. Over the years, there were several sets of range lights to lead ships into Nantucket Harbor. The first, pictured here, were built in 1838. The second, a pair of conical white towers which still exist, although not on the same site, were discontinued in 1912.
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