Mobile Point Light

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Mobile Point Light in 1997 - 30th trip
Mobile Point Light in 1997 - 30th trip

Gulf Shores, Alabama

Built: 1873

Decommissioned: 1966

This 30-foot tall iron tower sits on Mobile Point at the east side of the narrow mouth into Mobile Bay. It is located on the grounds of the Fort Morgan State Historic Site. It replaced the original 1822 brick tower that had been destroyed during the Civil War. The interior boiler-plates are no longer attached.

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