Clarks Point Light

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Clarks Point Light

Location: Fort Taber Park near New Bedford, MA
Body of Water: Buzzards Bay

Photo by: Jim Tracy
Source: USBeacons

About Clarks Point Light


The location of the light is Fort Taber Park. The nearest city is New Bedford, MA. The station was first established in 1804. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1869.

The lighthouse is a wooden tower on granite block.

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

Identification number: 1-16795 (U.S.)

The light is no longer listed in the CG Lightlist.

NOAA Nautical Chart 13230

Photo by: Jim Tracy
Source: USBeacons

Today's Conditions on Site

Astronomical Info.

Astronomical Dawn: 5:28 am
Sunrise: 7:06 am
Sunset: 4:45 pm
Astronomical Dusk: 6:22 pm

Local Marine Forecast.

Gale Warning is in effect until January 23 at 8:00PM EST by NWS
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM EST THIS EVENING... * WINDS AND SEAS...South winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 45 kt. Seas 7 to 10 feet.

Photo by: Jim Tracy
Source: USBeacons
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