Block Island North Light

Sandy Point (off N end of Corn Neck Rd.)
New Shoreham, Rhode Island

Historic Document

Block Island North Light is located in Washington County, Rhode Island certified as a historic location on Thursday May 23, 1974. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, Defense, more specifically a Water-Related, Coast Guard Facility. Block Island North Light was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Transportation, Architecture, Maritime History.

Block Island North Light Information

Other Name: Lighthouses of Rhode Island TR (AD)
Other Name: Sandy Point Light
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1867
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Fish And Wildlife Service

Block Island North Light 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: 0
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:
New Shoreham Historic Locations Washington County Historic Locations Rhode Island Historic Locations