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Tybee Island Light
Tybee Island, Georgia

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 10.0 (2 reviews)

Recommended By: 100% of reviewers


General Information
Date Established: 1791
Date Present Tower Built: 1867
Date Automated: 1972
Height of Tower: 154 ft.
Height of Focal Plane: 144 ft.

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Open to Public?: Yes

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Description
Maintained by the Tybee Island Historical Society, keepers quarters, museum. The light is an active aid to navigation, located at the entrance to the Savannah River.


Submitted by: MichaelT Date of last review: Fri Nov 10, 2006 Views: 5172

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ericlighthouse

Joined: 23 Aug 2006
Posts: 108
Review Date: Wed Sep 6, 2006 Would you recommend the lighthouse? Yes | Rating: 10 

 
Pros: You can climb it.
Cons: none.

If you knell down on the grass watch out for the sand spurs!
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firstlh

Joined: 10 Nov 2006
Posts: 2
Review Date: Fri Nov 10, 2006 Would you recommend the lighthouse? Yes | Rating: 10 

 
Pros: Beautifully restored.
Cons: None

Go visit. Spend time on Tybee and see all the building around the lighthouse too.
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