Nobska Point Lighthouse

    Nobska Point Lighthouse

     Woods Hole, Massachusetts

    Established in 1828, this lighthouse served to protect boating
    in Vineyard Sound and Buzzards Bay.  Today, most people
    view the lighthouse from a passing ferry boat as they
    travel from Woods Hole to Martha’s Vineyard.


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    Directions to Nobska Point Light:

    • Travel along Route 28 into Falmouth.
    • In Falmouth Center follow signs for the
      Woods Hole Ferry Terminal by
      turning right onto Woods Hole Road.
    • Turn left onto Church Street and follow it to the Lighthouse.

    A great history of the Nobska lighthouse can be found at:
    http://www.newenglandlighthouses.net/nobska-point-light-history.html

    More information about the Nobska Lighthouse can
    be found here :
    http://www.newenglandlighthouses.net/nobska.html

    A number of photos of the Nobska Lighthouse, can be found at:
    http://lighthouse.cc/nobska/thumbs.html