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Cape Neddick Lighthouse

April 23, 2019

Cape Neddick Light, located in York, Maine, is about as iconic a lighthouse as there is. Located on a small island just off Cape Neddick, it is popular location for tourists and photographers.

Built in 1879, it is made of a cast iron exterior with a brick lining. It wasn’t automated until 1987 and unlike many lighthouses it still has a Fresnel lens.

According to Wikipedia, the Voyager spacecraft carried an image of the lighthouse along with other iconic images such as the Great Wall of China and the Taj Mahal.

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cape_Neddick_Light
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