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Name: Tucker Island Light (replica)  

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Also known as: Tucker's Island

Nearest Town or City:
Tuckerton , New Jersey, United States

Location: Tuckerton Seaport.

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Photo: Ted Smith
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Managing Organization:
Tuckerton Seaport

Telephone: 609-296-8868


Contact Address Information:
120 West Main Street
P.O. Box 52
New Jersey, 08087 ,

The original 1868 Tucker Island Light (see separate entry) was located in Little Egg Inlet and was swept out to sea in 1927. Tuckerton Seaport, a museum complex in Tuckerton, has created a replica of the lighthouse. The building serves as an intepretive center.

Tower Height: 45

Description of Tower: Square tower on roof of keeper's dwelling.

This light is not operational

Other Buildings?
Integral two-story dwelling.

Date Present Tower Built: 1999

Current Use: Interpretive center at museum.

Open To Public? Yes.

Tuckerton Seaport is an authentic working seaport village that currently contains 16 re-created historical structures representing the various trades and crafts unique to the Barnegat Bay region. The museum is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

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