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Sassafras Point Light
Providence River, Rhode Island
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old photo of lighthouse
This lighthouse no longer exists.
Location: West side of Providence River
Nearest city: Providence, Rhode Island
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Station established: 1872; Discontinued: 1912
Construction material: Wood
Height of focal plane: 25 feet
Optic: Sixth order Fresnel
Characteristic: Fixed red
Previous lighthouse: Fuller Rock Light
Next lighthouse: Bristol Ferry Light
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