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Name: Bogue Banks Beacon  

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Nearest Town or City:
Beaufort, North Carolina, United States

Location: Beaufort Inlet, in front of Fort Macon, about half a mile from Bogue Banks Light.

This beacon formed a range with Bogue Banks Light. Both structures were destroyed during the Civil War.

Height of Focal Plane: 30

Characteristic and Range: Fixed white, range 10 miles.

Description of Tower: Wooden structure

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1855

Date Deactivated: 1862

Optics: 1855: Sixth order Fresnel lens.

Current Use: Destroyed.


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