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2006 United States Lighthouse Society 244 Kearny Street 5th Floor, San Francisco CA 94108 ph. 415.362.7255

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Lighthouse Inspection Reports Database

DESCRIPTION OF LIGHT STATION

Thimble Shoal Light Station

Virginia

5th

J. W. Mayo & C. H. Vinson

On N'ly side of channel, about 3.5 miles from Old Point Comfort, VA., in 1 3/4 fathoms of water on shoal off Horseshoe.

05/24/1915


Occulting white - light 1 sec., eclipse 1 sec.

37 00' 52"

76 14' 24"