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Finn's Point Range Rear Light
Pennsville, New Jersey

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General Information
Date Established: 1877
Date Present Tower Built: 1877
Date Automated: 1934
Height of Tower: 115 ft.
Height of Focal Plane: 105 ft.

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Open to Public?: Yes, 3rd Sunday of each month April-October

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Originally built with a Fourth Order Fresnel lens, Finn's Point was part of a two light range system. The tower is made of wrought iron in a skeletal structure and was deactivated in 1950 when the channel was dredged and the light was no longer needed.


Submitted by: Patti Date posted: Sun Aug 13, 2006 Views: 2159