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Lighthouse Inspection Reports Database
Tangier Sound Light Station - 1927
Premises page 2 of 2
Superstructure white, lantern black, roof & substructure brown.
To mark entrance to Tangier Sound, Chesapeake Bay, Va.
Wood & iron.
Screw pile structure.
Iron ladders to main deck; wooden spiral stairway to lantern.
8" x 12"