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Name: Craighill Channel Upper Range Rear Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
Edgemere, Maryland, United States

Location: Patapsco River, Chesapeake Bay.

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Photo: Virginia Slechta

Managing Organization:
U.S. Coast Guard

Tower Height: 80

Characteristic and Range: Fixed red (24 hours).

Description of Tower: Wooden square tower covered with corrugated iron siding, with external pyramidal iron frame support.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1886

Date Present Tower Built: 1886

Date Automated: 1929

Optics: DCB-24

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? No.

This light is located within the Sparrows Point Steel Mill property on the west side of Old Road Bay. The site is not open to the public.


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