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Essex Reef Light Station

Premises page 1 of 2

water site

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

none

By small boat & carriage from station 1.5 miles to river.

small wooden tower.

1

1889

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