Coast Guard Moves to Sell Iconic Lighthouse

Nobska Light, guarding the entrance to Woods Hole, is 2.5 miles from Falmouth Harbor. Photos/New England Boating, Tom Richardson
Nobska Light, guarding the entrance to Woods Hole, is 2.5 miles from Falmouth Harbor. Photos/New England Boating, Tom Richardson

Nobska Point Light in Woods Hole, Massachusetts, ranks as one of Cape Cod’s most scenic destinations. With sweeping ocean views overlooking Vineyard Sound, it’s a sight that’s been included in many photographs throughout the years.

But now the lighthouse could be for sale as the Coast Guard looks to find a new caretaker for the weathered property, which needs an estimated $550,000 in repairs, according to an article on Boston.com.

Read about the Coast Guard’s plans to sell Nobska Point Light.

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