West Chop Lighthouse – Vineyard Haven, Martha’s Vineyard

Year Founded: 1817

Currently Exists: Yes

Accessible to Public: No. Owned by the U.S. Coast Guard.

Visiting Hours: N/A The lighthouse is visible from the road and from ferries traveling to and from Woods Hole.

Address: 917 West Chop Road (Main Street) on the northeast side of Martha’s Vineyard. Light marks the western entrance to Vineyard Haven Harbor

Past & Present

Past Present

PICTURE BY: Past – Cape Cod Life Archives | Present – Jack Torcell


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