Newport Harbor Lighthouse [Goat Island Lighthouse]
Newport, Rhode Island
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Location: Northern tip of Goat Island, Newport Harbor.
Coordinates: 41 29 36 N 71 19 37 W
Active aid to navigation. Managed by American Lighthouse Foundation
Accessibility: The lighthouse is not open to the public, but the grounds are adjacent to Gurney's Newport Resort & Marina and are open.
Station established: 1824
Present lighthouse built: 1842
Construction material: Granite
Height of tower: 35 feet
Height of focal plane: 33 feet
Earlier optic: Fourth-order Fresnel lens (1857)
Present optic: VLB-44 (LED)
Characteristic: Fixed green