Cape Henry (Second Tower) Light Station

Atlantic Ave., Fort Story, Virginia

Photo 

Cape Henry light

Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 2, 2002
Reference number
02001439
NR name
CApe Henry (Second Tower) Light Station
Areas of significance
Maritime History; Transportation; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic functions
Water-related; Single dwelling; Secondary structure
Current function
Water-related
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant years
1881; 1929; 1956
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 5
Contributing structures: 5

Update Log 

  • November 16, 2013: Updated by Michael Miller: Fixed typo in name
  • July 13, 2010: New photo from Bill Eichelberger

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