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Hunting Island Light

Location: Hunting Island State Park near Beaufort, SC

About Hunting Island Light

The location of the light is Hunting Island State Park. The nearest city is Beaufort, SC. The station was first established in 1859. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1875.

The lighthouse is a conical tower. The light had a nominal range of 17 nautical miles. The tower height is 136 ft.

Open to the Public?: Yes    Active?: No

Hunting Island Light was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on June 5, 1970, reference number 70000561.

Today's Conditions on Site

Astronomical Info.

Astronomical Dawn: 5:57 am
Sunrise: 7:22 am
Sunset: 5:44 pm
Astronomical Dusk: 7:10 pm

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