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Broad Sound Channel Inner Range Lights (site)

 
Location: Spectacle Island in Boston Harbor near Boston, MA
Source: www.uscg.mil

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About Broad Sound Channel Inner Range Lights (site)

The location of the light was Spectacle Island in Boston Harbor. The nearest city is Boston, MA. The station was first established in 1903. The final lighthouse was first lit in 1903.

The lighthouse was a wood conical towers.

Open to the Public?: Grounds Only    Active?: Destroyed

The Broad Sound Channel Inner Range Lights were a pair of lighthouses in Boston Harbor. They were removed around 1950 when the channel they helped to mark was superseded by a parallel channel to the north.

Front focal height was 53 feet
Rear focal height was 70 feet

Fill from the Big Dig has been used to expand and raise the island, eliminating every trace of the old lights.

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