Avery Point Lighthouse

On Long Island Sound at 1084 Shennecossett Rd.
Groton, Connecticut

Historic Document

Avery Point Lighthouse is located in New London County, Connecticut certified as a historic location on Friday August 23, 2002. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Water-Related. Avery Point Lighthouse was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event and its significance in Maritime History, Military.

Avery Point Lighthouse Information

Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1943
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Avery Point Lighthouse Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Groton Historic Locations New London County Historic Locations Connecticut Historic Locations