Great Captain Island Light

Great Captain Island Light

Great Captain Island Lighthouse is a lighthouse on Great Captain Island in the western Long Island Sound off the coast of Greenwich, Connecticut, United States. The lighthouse is no longer in use.

A single dirt road leads to the lighthouse on the eastern side of the island, where most if the island's egrets tend to nest.

The Greenwich Department of Parks and Recreation oversees the island.

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Great Captain Island Light - History
... The original Great Captain Lighthouse was built in 1829 ... The structure is of the same design as lighthouses at Sheffield Island in Norwalk Morgan Point in Noank Old Field Point Light and Plum Island in New York and Block Island North in Rhode Island ... a freestanding skeleton tower replaced the light ...

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