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Cape Charles Light

Smiths Island at the entrance to Chesapeake Bay
Northamption County, Virginia, 23310

Cape charles light NPS
Photo: NPS License: 2
The current Cape Charles Light is a skeleton tower lighthouse at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay. It is the tallest lighthouse in Virginia and the second tallest in the United States. It is the third light at this location.

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