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Gould Island Light
(Gould's Island Light)
Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island
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This lighthouse no longer exists.
Location: North end of Gould Island, near Conanicut Island, Narragansett Bay
Nearest town: Jamestown
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Station established: 1889
Replaced by skeleton tower in 1947; razed in 1960.
Construction material: Brick
Height of tower: 30 feet; Height of focal plane: 52 feet
Original optic: Fifth-order Fresnel
Related sites:
Naval Torpedo Station, Newport, Rhode Island
Narragansett Bay: A Friend's Perspective - The Islands
Previous lighthouse: Plum Beach Light
Next lighthouse: Conanicut Light
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