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Governors Island Light Station
Fog Signal General
Blast 3 sec., 1 sec silent, 3 sec. blast, 8 sec. silent
Entire plant - motor is main power, engine is duplicate.
Faces New York harbor Channel, NW side of Castle William on edge of sea wall.
Rain Water, from cistern under floor & N.Y.City water at Guard House.
Brown stone, 28' 4" x 16' 4". See 3rd Dist. drawing #842.
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