Search ||  A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z 

Name: York Spit Light  

Feedback to the database manager

Nearest Town or City:
Poquoson, Virginia, United States

Location: Approach to the York River from the Chesapeake Bay.


Click to enlarge: Photo   

Notes:
This lighthouse was replaced by an automated flashing beacon in 1960. In September 2003, Hurricane Isabel demolished much of the structure. A light is now attached to one of the original pilings.

This light is not operational

Earlier Towers?
1855: Lightship; 1870: Cottage-style screwpile lighthouse.

Date Established: 1855

Date Deactivated: 1960

Current Use: Destroyed.

Featured
Products

Subscribe
to Lighthouse Digest


USLHS Marker Fund


Lighthouse Jewelry


Lighthouse Service Sweatshirt













Subscribe   Contact Us   About Us   Copyright Foghorn Publishing, 1994- 2017 Lighthouse Facts       Lighthouse History