Wood Island Light Station

E side of Wood Island, Biddeford Pool, Maine


Keeper's house and light tower, view north northeast, southwest and southeast sides of house, northwest and southwest sides of tower

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey


Street View 


2-15 Bill to fund Wood Island restoration receives committee support. http://www.seacoastonline.com/article/20150227/NEWS/150229219

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 21, 1988
Reference number
Areas of significance
Engineering; Transportation; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Water-related; Single dwelling
Current function
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Significant years
1808; 1858; 1890
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Contributing structures: 1

Update Log 

  • March 9, 2018: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett
  • October 28, 2015: Photo imported by Brian Bartlett
  • March 5, 2015: Updated by Brian Bartlett: added link
  • July 13, 2014: Updated by Brian Bartlett: Fixed typo
  • July 13, 2014: Updated by Brian Bartlett: Fixed typo
  • May 17, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER