Point Judith Lighthouse
Narragansett, Rhode Island
Location: West side of entrance to Narragansett Bay.
Coordinates: 41 21 42 N 71 28 54 W
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Accessibility: The lighthouse is on Coast Guard Station Point Judith. The grounds are open during the day (8:00 a.m. to sunset) , but the lighthouse tower is not open to the public.
NOTE: As of September 2015, the station is indefinitely closed to the public due to construction.
Station established: 1810
Present lighthouse built: 1857
Construction material: Brownstone
Other buildings still standing: 1917 oil house, 1923 fog signal building, 1939 radio beacon building
Height of tower: 51 feet
Height of focal plane: 65 feet
Characteristic: White light; 5 seconds on, 2 seconds off, 2 seconds on, 2 seconds off, 2 on, 2 seconds off.
Fog signal: One blast every 15 seconds