Cape Henry Lighthouse

Atlantic Ave. at U.S. 60
Virginia Beach (Independent City), Virginia

Historic Document

Cape Henry Lighthouse is located in Virginia Beach County, Virginia certified as a historic location on Saturday October 15, 1966. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, Defense, more specifically a Water-Related, Coast Guard Facility. Cape Henry Lighthouse was nominated by as a historic location by Other based on Event and its significance in Transportation, Communications.

Cape Henry Lighthouse Information

Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1792, 1881
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Federal Government
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Cape Henry Lighthouse Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 18
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:
Virginia Beach (Independent City) Historic Locations Virginia Beach County Historic Locations Virginia Historic Locations