Wade Point Light
|Wade Point Light (USCG)|
|Location||Entrance to Pasquotank River, North Carolina|
|Year first lit||1855|
|Tower shape||square house|
|Original lens||fourth-order Fresnel lens|
Lightship "M" was stationed at the mouth of the Pasquotank River off Albemarle Sound beginning in 1826. In 1855 it was replaced by a square screw-pile structure . This structure was eventually removed and replaced with the Pasquotank River Entrance Light, an automated tower about two miles NNE of the previous light.
- "Historic Light Station Information and Photography: North Carolina". United States Coast Guard Historian's Office. Retrieved 2008-10-07.
- Light List, Volume II, Atlantic Coast, Shrewsbury River, New Jersey to Little River, South Carolina (PDF). Light List. United States Coast Guard. 2007. p. 297.
- "U.S. Lightship Station Assignments". United States Coast Guard. Retrieved 2008-10-07.
|This article about a building or structure in North Carolina is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|
|This lighthouse-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|