Kennebec River Range Lights, Maine
My vote for the most unusual lighthouse in the State of Maine goes to the Kennebec River Range Lights located on Arrowsic Island. Range lights are a pair of beacons marking a safe line of passage for ships entering a dangerous channel. The lights are lined up by the mariner one above the other in order to ensure a proper bearing. The Kennebec River Range Lights are located on a section of the river where an 'S' turn occurs making it tricky for navigation.Read More
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The lenses were replaced in 1979 with 250mm optics. One of the Fresnel lens was re-installed in the Rockland Southwest Harbor private light.
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