Pomham Rocks Lighthouse

Historic 1871 Pomham Rocks Lighthouse on the Providence River in Providence County, Rhode Island.

The lighthouse is a 40 ft octagonal wood tower with lantern room and gallery mounted on a 2-story wood keeper's house. The light has a focal plane of 67 ft and a range of 6 miles. The light was inactive from 1974 to 2006.


Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in (NRHP No. 79000001 as the Pomham Rocks Light Station).

Photo courtesy of photographer by alias "cmh2315fl"