Rhode Island Lighthouse History

A history of Rhode Island Lighthouses and Lighthships from 1749 to the present.

To view information about a lighthouse, click on the photograph or title.

Beavertail Lighthouse - Jamestown, Rhode Island

Beavertail
Lighthouse

Block Island North Lighthouse - Block Island, Rhode Island

Block Island North
Lighthouse

Block Island Southeast Lighthouse - Block Island, Rhode Island

Block Island Southeast
Lighthouse

Brenton Reef Lights - Rhode Island

Brenton Reef
Lights

Bristol Ferry Lighthouse - Bristol, Rhode Island

Bristol Ferry
Lighthouse

Bullock Point Lighthouse - Rhode Island

Bullock Point
Lighthouse

Castle Hill Lighthouse - Newport, Rhode Island

Castle Hill
Lighthouse

Conanicut Lighthouse - Jamestown, Rhode Island

Conanicut
Lighthouse

Conimicut Lighthouse - Rhode Island

Conimicut
Lighthouse

Dutch Island Lighthouse - Dutch Island, Rhode Island

Dutch Island
Lighthouse

Fuller Rock Lighthouse - Rhode Island

Fuller Rock
Lighthouse

Gould Island Lighthouse - Gould Island, Rhode Island

Gould Island
Lighthouse

Gull Rocks Lighthouse -  Rhode Island

Gull Rocks
Lighthouse

Hog Island Shoal Lighthouse - Rhode Island

Hog Island Shoal
Lights

Lime Rock Lighthouse - Newport, Rhode Island

Lime Rock
Lighthouse

Musselbed Shoals Lighthouse -  Rhode Island

Musselbed Shoals
Lighthouse

Nayatt Point Lighthouse - Barrington, Rhode Island

Nayatt Point
Lighthouse

Newport Harbor Lighthouse - Newport, Rhode Island

Newport Harbor
Lighthouse



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