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Martha's Vineyard Sights

East Chop Lighthouse

  • E. Chop Dr. Map It
  • Oak Bluffs
  • Nautical Site/Lighthouse

Updated 12/23/2013

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This lighthouse was built out of cast iron in 1876 to replace an 1828 tower (used as part of a semaphore system of visual signaling) that burned down. The 40-foot structure stands high atop a 79-foot bluff with spectacular views of Nantucket Sound.

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E. Chop Dr., Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts, 02557, United States

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Sight Details:

  • $5
  • Mid-June–mid-Sept., Sun. 1½ hrs before sunset–½ hr after sunset

Updated 12/23/2013


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