Finns Point Rear Range Light

199 Lighthouse Road, Pennsville, New Jersey 08070


Finns Point Rear Range Light At A Glance...

Primary Address:
Directions 199 Lighthouse Road
Pennsville, New Jersey 08070
Contact:


About Finns Point Rear Range Light

c. 1876 wrought iron lighthouse is listed on the National Registry of Historic Places. Originally constructed in Buffalo, New York and then moved here by train and mule-wagon, this unusual wrought-iron, open-frame, lighthouse was built at a cost of $1,200 in 1876. Standing 115 feet tall, it featured a 24-inch range lens with double wick burner and kerosene vapor lamp emitting 150,000 candlepower. Close by is Fort Mott State Park, a 104-acre waterfront park with buildings and gun emplacements from the Spanish - American War. It's listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Call for hours.


You may also like...



Post Comments


Fun places To Explore

Recently Added


Recently Updated


High Point State Park

Sussex, Sussex County, NJ

Baldpate Mountain

Titusville, Mercer County, NJ

Get Up, Get Out and Go Explore New Jersey!

Find time every month... every week... and even every day to get off your couch and get some fresh air. Head to a local park or just walk around your neighborhood. Do anything besides sit there and stare. Go stretch your legs and find your next adventure.