Bristol Ferry Lighthouse
Bristol, Rhode Island
_Location: Between Narragansett Bay and Mount Hope Bay, near Mount Hope Bridge
Coordinates: 41 38 34 N 71 15 37 W
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_Accessibility: This lighthouse is not open to the public. It can be seen from the end of Ferry Road in Bristol near the Mount Hope Bridge. Keep in mind that it is a private residence.
Station established: 1855
Construction material: Brick
Height of tower: 34 feet
Height of focal plane: 35 feet
Original optic: Sixth order Fresnel lens (1855)
Present optic: None
Other buildings still standing: 1904 oil house
Previous lighthouse: Pomham Rocks Light
Next lighthouse: Hog Island Shoal Light
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