New Point Comfort Lighthouse

Jct. of Chesapeake Bay and Mobjack Bay
New Point, Virginia

Historic Document

New Point Comfort Lighthouse is located in Mathews County, Virginia certified as a historic location on Thursday March 01, 1973. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Water-Related. New Point Comfort Lighthouse was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Transportation, Architecture.

New Point Comfort Lighthouse Information

Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1805
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Burroughs,Elzy
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: General Services Administration

New Point Comfort Lighthouse Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 90
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 Point Historic Locations Mathews County Historic Locations Virginia Historic Locations