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Name: Ragged Point Lighthouse (Barbados)  

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Also known as: East Point Lighthouse

Nearest Town or City:
St. Philip, , Barbados

Location: Northeast coast of Barbados.

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Photo: Barbados Tourism Encyclopedia -
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Managing Organization:
Government of Barbados

Mike Webster writes that Ragged Point Light is "a fantastic place to watch the full moon appear over the Atlantic." Peter Manning reports, "The lighthouse is on less than one acre of government-owned property. The land surrounding the Ragged Point Lighthouse is the remaining part of Golden Grove Plantation, which was owned by the Manning family since the 1920s."

Tower Height: 97

Height of Focal Plane: 213

Characteristic and Range: White flash every 15 seconds.

Description of Tower: White, conical tower with black lantern.

This light is operational

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Grounds only.

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