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Haig Point Range Rear (Daufuskie Island)

Location: Daufuskie Island / Caliboque Sound near Hilton Head Island, SC

About Haig Point Range Rear (Daufuskie Island)

The location of the light is Daufuskie Island / Caliboque Sound. The nearest city is Hilton Head Island, SC. The station was first established in 1872. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1986.

The lighthouse is a square tower on top of a wooden, two-story Victorian house.

The tower has a light at a focal plane height of 70 ft above mean high water. The tower height is 61 ft.

Open to the Public?: Yes    Active?: Private aid to navigation.

In 1984, the house was purchased by the International Paper Realty Corporation. They began a restoration of the house as a guest house of the Haig Point Club. In 1986, after about sixty years of darkness, a lamp was again activated in the Haig Point lighthouse.

Today's Conditions on Site

Astronomical Info.

Astronomical Dawn: 5:58 am
Sunrise: 7:23 am
Sunset: 5:47 pm
Astronomical Dusk: 7:12 pm

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