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Castle Island Lighthouse

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Remote Castle Island, off the southernmost tip of Acklins, has a conspicuous 1867 lighthouse once used as the retreat of pirates who attacked ships in the nearby passage. The lighthouse is approximately five miles away from the main settlement of Salina Point. Sailors might also want to check out the Mira Por islets and the Samana Cays.

Hours Open: Sunrise to Sunset

Time Period Represented: Late 1800s

Seasons Open: Year Round

Visitor Fees: None

Accessibility Notes

A boat is required to get to the island. Special care should be taken by persons with mobility impairments.

 Pet Friendly Notes

Leased pets are allowed, but must be controlled.

For More Information, Contact:

Administrator's Office-Acklins
General Delivery, Mason's Bay, AK
(242) 344-3250 · fax (242) 344-3281

Boundaries and names shown do not necessarily reflect the map policy of the National Geographic.

Latitude: 22.376302000
Longitude: -74.028320000
Elevation: 13 FT (4 M)
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Averi Cleare
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