Record ID: 203

Site Name

Boston Lighthouse

Type

Seaport - American

Description

Built in 1716; the first light house in British North America; located on Little Brewster Island, in Boston Harbor. Intended to warn off starboard shoals on incoming passage; last US lighthouse to be de-staffed (1996)

Boston Lighthouse first lit in 1716; last to be de-staffed by the Coast Guard (1996)
Boston Lighthouse first lit in 1716; last to be de-staffed by the Coast Guard (1996)

Image Id: 1464