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Bluff Point (Valcour Island) Light

Location: at Bluff Point on the western side of Valcour Island near Plattsburgh, NY
Body of Water: Lake Champlain

Source: USBeacons

About Bluff Point (Valcour Island) Light

The location of the light is at Bluff Point on the western side of Valcour Island. The nearest city is Plattsburgh, NY. The station was first established in 1874. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1874.

The tower had a light at a focal plane height of 95 ft above mean high water. The tower height is 35 ft.

Open to the Public?: Grounds Only    Active?: No

Identification number: 1-39470 (U.S.)

The light was automated in 1930.

Bluff Point (Valcour Island) Light was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on Aug. 26, 1993, reference number 93000873.

Today's Conditions on Site

Astronomical Info.

Astronomical Dawn: 5:42 am
Sunrise: 7:24 am
Sunset: 4:47 pm
Astronomical Dusk: 6:29 pm

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