[singlepic id=2069 w=240 h=240 float=left]Location: Delaware Bay, New Jersey
Year first lit: 1877
Automated: 1973
Foundation: Cast iron caisson
Construction: Cast iron with wood lining
Tower shape: Octagonal house with lantern on mansard roof
Height: 50 feet
Original lens: Fourth order Fresnel lens

I visited the Ship John Shoal lighthouse during a 9-lighthouse boat trip on the Delaware Bay in August 2010.

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