Race Point Light Station

Race Point Beach
Provincetown, Massachusetts

Historic Document

Race Point Light Station is located in Barnstable County, Massachusetts certified as a historic location on Monday June 15, 1987. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Transportation, Defense, more specifically a Water-Related, Institutional Housing, Coast Guard Facility. Race Point Light Station was nominated by as a historic location by State Government, Federal Agency based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Engineering, Transportation, Architecture, Maritime History.

Race Point Light Station Information

Other Name: Lighthouses of Massachusetts TR
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1876
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, National Park Service

Race Point Light Station Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 3
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:
Provincetown Historic Locations Barnstable County Historic Locations Massachusetts Historic Locations