Currituck Beach Lighthouse

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Currituck Beach Light
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Currituck Beach Lighthouse
Location Corolla, North Carolina
Coordinates 36°22′36″N 75°49′51″W / 36.376667°N 75.830833°W / 36.376667; -75.830833Coordinates: 36°22′36″N 75°49′51″W / 36.376667°N 75.830833°W / 36.376667; -75.830833
Year first lit 1875
Automated 1939
Construction brick
Tower shape Conical tower
Height 158 ft (48 m)
Original lens First-order Fresnel lens
Characteristic 20-second flash cycle (on for 3 seconds, off for 17 seconds)
Admiralty number J2384
ARLHS number USA-212
USCG number 2-0555

The Currituck Beach Light is a lighthouse in Corolla, North Carolina, on the Outer Banks.

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