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Santa Cruz Light (Mark Abbott Memorial Light)
Santa Cruz, California

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Recommended By: 100% of reviewers

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Date Established: 1967
Date Present Tower Built: 1967
Height of Tower: 33 ft.


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Open to Public?: Yes

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The lighthouse was built in 1967 by the parents of Mark Abbott, a surfer who drowned near Santa Cruz Point. His ashes are buried beneath the tower.

Submitted by: lighthousephoto Date of last review: Sun Jan 8, 2012 Views: 3115

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Joined: 4 Jan 2012
Posts: 14
Review Date: Sun Jan 8, 2012 Would you recommend the lighthouse? Yes | Rating: 1 

Pros: Memorial to the young surfer
Cons: not very pretty

I would consider this as America's ugliest lighthouse.
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