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Wings Neck Light

 
Location: at the tip of Wings Neck Point near Pocasset, MA
Body of Water: Buzzards Bay
Photo by: Jim Tracy
Source: USBeacons

Local Marine Forecast.


Small Craft Advisory is in effect until August 23 at 6:00AM EDT by NWS
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TUESDAY TO 6 AM EDT WEDNESDAY... * WINDS AND SEAS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

About Wings Neck Light

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The location of the light is at the tip of Wings Neck Point. The nearest city is Pocasset, MA. The station was first established in 1849. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1889.

The lighthouse is a hexagonal tower.

The tower had a light at a focal plane height of 50 ft above mean high water. The tower height is 32 ft.

Open to the Public?: No    Active?: No

In 1889, damage from an earlier fire and general disrepair forced the construction of a new lighthouse. The property was completely renovated in 2003 and is now available for rent.

NOAA Nautical Chart 13230

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