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Winter Harbor Light Station


1 Park Drive P.O. Box F Rockland, ME US 04841




Winter Harbor was long a favorite safe harbor for mariners seeking shelter from storms. In 1856, the Winter Harbor Light Station was built for $4,000 on little (about four acres) Mark Island to guide vessels into the harbor and to warn of dangerous ledges. The lighthouse is now privately owned and not open to the the public. But it can be seen distantly from some roadside areas of the Schoodic Peninsula.