Concord Point Lighthouse

Concord Point Lighthouse (HMAI)

Location: Havre de Grace, MD 21078 Harford County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 32.447', W 76° 5.112'

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Havre de Grace, Md.

Erected at the mouth of the Susquehanna River in 1827, it is the oldest lighthouse in continuous operation in the United States. Now under automatic control, it was manned by the O'Neill Family until 1928. John O'Neill was named as the first lighthouse keeper in recognition his heroic defense of Havre de Grace against the British during the War of 1812.
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HM NumberHMAI
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Historical Period19th Century
Historical PlaceOther
Marker TypeHistoric Building
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleFree Standing
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 3:23pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 406749 N 4377352
Decimal Degrees39.54078333, -76.08520000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 32.447', W 76° 5.112'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 32' 26.8200" N, 76° 5' 6.7200" W
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Area Code(s)443, 410
Can be seen from road?Yes
Is marker in the median?No
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 701 Concord St, Havre de Grace MD 21078, US
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