Nearest Town or City:
Swan's Island, Maine, United States
Location: Hockamock Head, Swans Island, overlooking Burnt Coat Harbor.
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Photo: E. R. Snow collection, courtesy Dorothy Bicknell
Burnt Coat Harbor Lighthouse, which served as the rear range light with this tower, is still an active aid to navigation. This tower stood for some years after it was deactivated in 1884.
Description of Tower: Square white tower.
This light is not operational
Date Established: 1872
Date Deactivated: 1884
Current Use: Destroyed.