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Conanicut Island Light

Location: at the northern tip of Conanicut Island near Jamestown, RI
Body of Water: Narragansett Bay


About Conanicut Island Light

The location of the light is at the northern tip of Conanicut Island. The nearest city is Jamestown, RI. The station was first established in 1886. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1886.

Open to the Public?: Private Residence    Active?: No

The light was first lit on April 1, 1886. In 1933, the lantern and lens were removed from the top of the light tower and a steel skeletal tower with an automatic beacon was built a short distance to the east of the lighthouse. The station is now a private residence, and neither the lighthouse nor the grounds are open to the public.

Photo by: Jim Tracy
Source: USBeacons

Today's Conditions on Site

Astronomical Info.

Astronomical Dawn: 5:32 am
Sunrise: 7:09 am
Sunset: 4:43 pm
Astronomical Dusk: 6:21 pm

Local Marine Forecast.

Small Craft Advisory is in effect until January 20 at 6:00PM EST by NWS
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING... The National Weather Service in Taunton has issued a Small Craft Advisory, which is in effect until 6 PM EST this evening. * WINDS AND SEAS...Southwest winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 30 kt. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

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