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The first lighthouse in America was Boston Light on Little Brewster Island (1716). The original tower was destroyed by the British during the evacuation of Boston and eventually reconstructed in 1784. The oldest existing lighthouse in America is Sandy Hook Lighthouse, NJ (1764), which is still in operation. By the end of the 19th century, the United States with its long coastlines had the most lighthouses of any nation. Lighthouse keepers were needed to trim the wicks, replenish fuel, wind clockworks and perform maintenance tasks such as cleaning lenses and windows. The last manned lighthouse built in the U.S. was the Charleston Light constructed in 1962.

Lighthouses in Connecticut

Connecticut Historic Lighthouse Information & Lighthouse Pictures
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Avery Point Lighthouse, Groton
Black Rock Harbor Lighthouse, Black Rock Harbor
Falkner Island Lighthouse, Guilford
Five Mile Point Lighthouse, Long Island Sound
Great Captain Island Lighthouse, Greenwich
Greens Ledge Lighthouse, Norwalk
Lynde Point Lighthouse, Long Island Sound
Morgan Point Lighthouse, Noank
Mystic Seaport Lighthouse, Mystic Connecticut
New London Harbor Lighthouse, New London
New London Ledge Lighthouse, New London
Pecks Ledge Lighthouse, Norwalk
Penfield Reef Lighthouse, Fairfield
Saybrook Breakwater Lighthouse, Old Saybrook
Sheffield Island Lighthouse, Norwalk
Southwest Ledge Lighthouse, New Haven
Stamford Harbor Ledge Lighthouse, Stamford
Stonington Harbor Lighthouse, Stonington
Stratford Point Lighthouse, Stratford
Stratford Shoal Lighthouse, Bridgeport
Tongue Point Lighthouse, Bridgeport

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