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Name: Cape St. George Light (Australia)  

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Nearest Town or City:
Jervis Bay, , Australia

Location: Southern entrance to Jervis Bay, New South Wales.

Managing Organization:
Wreck Bay Aboriginal Community/Australian Dept. of the Environment and Heritage

This lighthouse, which was built in the wrong place, was replaced by Point Perpindicular Light in 1899. The Navy used the lighthouse for target practice for a few years. The ruins have been stabilized to prevent further decay. The site is within Booderee National Park.

Description of Tower: Conical sandstone tower on one-story dwelling.

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1860

Date Present Tower Built: 1860

Date Deactivated: 1899

Current Use: Ruins.

Open To Public? Yes.

Keepers: ? Gibson, ? Parker, Edward Bailey (c. 1895, died in service), Arthur Bailey (1895-1899)


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