Goose Rocks Lighthouse
North Haven, Maine
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Location: Fox Islands Thorofare, Penobscot Bay
Coordinates: 44 08 08 N 68 49 50 W
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Active U.S. Coast Guard aid to navigation. Owned by Beacon Preservation, Inc.
Accessibility: The lighthouse is not open to the public; it is best seen by boat. Overnight stays are available.
Station established: 1890
Present lighthouse built: 1890 Automated: 1963
Construction material: Cast iron
Height of tower: 51 feet
Height of focal plane: 51 feet
Original optic: Fourth-order Fresnel lens
Present optic: 250mm (below)
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