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Poplar Point Light
Wickford (North Kingstown), Rhode Island
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Location: Wickford Harbor
Nearest town: Wickford (North Kingstown)
41 34 16 N
71 26 21 W
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Accessibility: This lighthouse is not open to the public. It is best viewed from the water.
Station established: 1831; Present lighthouse built: 1831; Discontinued: 1882
Construction material: Wood
Height of focal plane: 48 feet
Optic: Fifth-order Fresnel (1855) (removed)
Lighthouse is privately owned

THIS PROPERTY IS FOR SALE (as of January 24, 2010). See these sites for information:

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Wickford Village
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