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View, Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Keeper's Residences, Corolla, Currituck County, North Carolina

Currituck Beach Light Station (Corolla, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Currituck Beach Lighthouse and Keeper's Residences, Corolla, Currituck County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Lighthouses
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh1134pnc001
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Corolla (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
Preservation North Carolina
Collection:
Preservation North Carolina Historic Architecture Slide Collection, 1965-2005 (PNC slides) held by Preservation North Carolina
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
Reproduction and use of this material requires permission from Preservation North Carolina. For general information see the Preservation North Carolina website (http://www.presnc.org).
RightsStatements.org:
In Copyright
For more information:
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0
Funding:
Digitization of this image was partially supported with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.

Building: Currituck Beach Light Station (Corolla, Currituck County, North Carolina)

Built:
Street:
1130 Corolla Village Rd.
Community:
Corolla
State:
North Carolina
Zip:
27927
Provenance note:
The lighthouse complex was constructed by the Federal Lighthouse Board.
Historical note:
The structure was the last lighthouse constructed by the Board to guide sailors through the Outer Banks. The original first-order Fresnel lens remains in place. The lighthouse and its complex are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Location:
Corolla (N.C.)
Subjects:
Beaches
Fresnel lenses
Historic buildings
Historic sites
Lighthouses
National Register of Historic Places
Ocean
Public safety buildings
Latitude, Longitude:
36.376658, -75.830636