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Name: Gull Shoal Light (NC)  

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Nearest Town or City:
Bluff Point, North Carolina, United States

Location: Western Pamlico Sound, near entrance to Pamlico River.


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Notes:
This lighthouse was replaced by a modern automatic beacon on the original foundation.

Height of Focal Plane: 45

Description of Tower: Lantern on roof of hexagonal wood cottage, on screwpile foundation.

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1891

Date Deactivated: c. 1950s

Current Use: Destroyed.

Keepers: Captain Benjamin Fenner Cox (circa 1896-1900)

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