Ten Pound Island Light

Gloucester Harbor
Gloucester, Massachusetts

Historic Document

Ten Pound Island Light is located in Essex County, Massachusetts certified as a historic location on Thursday August 04, 1988. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Water-Related. Ten Pound Island Light was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Engineering, Transportation, Architecture, Maritime History.

Ten Pound Island Light Information

Other Name: Lighthouses of Massachusetts TR
Ownership Type: Local, Federal
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1881, 1821
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Coast Guard

Ten Pound Island Light Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 12
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: 2
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Gloucester Historic Locations Essex County Historic Locations Massachusetts Historic Locations