Lime Rock Light [Ida Lewis Light, Ida Lewis Yacht Club]
Newport, Rhode Island
Location: Newport Harbor
Coordinates: 41 28 39 N 71 19 34 W
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Accessibilty: The building is now the Ida Lewis Yacht Club. It is not open to the general public on a regular basis. The best views are from the many harbor cruises in Newport.
Station established: 1854
Discontinued: 1927 (relighted later as a private aid)
Construction material: Brick
Height of tower: 13 feet
Height of focal plane: 30 feet
Other buildings still standing: 1856 keeper's house
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