Wings Neck Lighthouse
On Buzzards Bay
Built in 1849, Wings Neck Lighthouse helped with navigation
into and out of Buzzard’s Bay.
In 1914, the Cape Cod Canal was opened and Wings Neck
Lighthouse was needed even more by the increase in
An automated light on a separate tower was built in 1943
to replace the Wings Neck Lighthouse.
The original lighthouse and keeper’s house is now privately owned
and you should respect the owner’s privacy.
Directions to Wings Neck Lighthouse
Travel along Route 28 in Pocasset (Gen. Macarthur Blvd)
to Barlows Landing Road.
Follow this road, turning right onto Wings Neck Road.
Follow to the end.
A great history of the Wings Neck Lighthouse can be found at:
Another page with history and photos of Wings Neck Lighthouse can be seen here:
Wings Neck Lighthouse can be rented by the week. For more information and more photos:
More Wings Neck information can be had at: