Hog Island Lighthouse of 1853 (geolocated)

Hog Island Lighthouse of 1853 (geolocated)

Virtual Broadwater
The lighthouse in it's original location, according to an 1882 chart from the US Coast and Geodetic Survey, showing how much the island has receded over the years. The focal plan of the lighthouse was 72' above mean high water. (Location refined on 01/19/09, using information from kml chart from 1882 that was geolocated by Philip Smith) #Broadwater #Eastern_Shore #Hog_Island #Lighthouse
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