Cape Elizabeth Light, Maine. Built in 1874, but converted in 1924. Most powerful light in Maine where there are more than 60 lighthouses on the coast. Lighthouses Visit, Lights House, Capes Elizabeth, Capeelizabeth Lighthouses, States Lighthouses, Lighthouses In Maine, Architecture Lighthouses, Elizabeth Lights, Lights Lighthouses
"Two Lighthouses In The Same Photo #2" by howardignatius on Flickr - This photograph shows both the Portland Head Light and the lessor known Ram Island Ledge Light. The Portland Light is a historic lighthouse in Cape Elizabeth, Maine - construction began in 1787. Materials used were rubble masonry and brick. Ram Island Ledge Light is a lighthouse in Casco Bay, Booth Harbor, Maine. It is no longer open to the public.
“Remember? We sat on a slab of rock. / From this distance in time / it seems the color / of iris, rotting and turning purpler, / but it was only / the usual gray rock / turning the usual green / when drenched by the sea.” ~ from “Water” by Robert Lowell
Cape Elizabeth Light also known as Two Lights is a lighthouse Maine US 43.563611, -70.200000
Built in 1828, these lighthouses at Two Lights State Park, Cape Elizabeth, Maine, are the first twin lighthouses to be erected on the Maine coast. Originally twin lighthouses, the second has been inactive since 1924. The active light, subject of two Edward Hopper paintings, is the most powerful on the New England coast.