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Fuller Rock postcard face - click to enlarge

Fuller Rock postcard obverse - click to enlarge

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Fuller Rock

State: RI
Year established: 1872
Latitude: 41 deg 47 min 39 sec N
Longitude: 71 deg 22 min 47 sec W

Original construction:
White, hexagonal, pyramidal wooden tower on granite pier.

destroyed by explosion in 1923

More information:
Bachand, Robert G.,Northeast Lights - Lighthouses and Lightships - Rhode Island to Cape May, NJ, (Norwalk, CT: Sea Sports Publications, 1989), pp. 32-34