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Essex Reef Light Station
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Land on rip rap from small boat, ladder up the pier.
by small boat from Essex.
1/2 mile by water to dock in Essex & thence 1.5 miles to RR station.
About 3/4 mile
1/2 mile to Essex
By small boat & carriage from station 1.5 miles to river.
small wooden tower.
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