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Name: Pungoteague River Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
Virginia, United States

Location: Chesapeake Bay, entrance to Pungoteague Creek.

Notes:
This was the first screwpile lighthouse on the Chesapeake Bay. It was destroyed by ice in 1856. There is now a modern light on the spot.

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1854

Date Deactivated: 1856

Current Use: Destroyed.

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