Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse

Mouth of the South River, Annapolis, MD 21403 Get Directions
Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse
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Erected in 1875, this was one of the last manned lighthouses on the Chesapeake Bay and is one of the few surviving screwpile offshore lighthouses.  It is a national landmark best seen by boat.

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October 21, 2017
MikeE73
This lighthouse is stunning. The architecture has been copied as far away as Coronado CA. But it is a functional lighthouse, so there is no visiting. Further, it is off shore in Chesapeake Bay, so...
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September 6, 2017
murph243
This is one of the last "screw-pile" lighthouses on The Chesapeake Bay. EVERYONE'S favorite!! Tours to the water-surrounded lighthouse during the summer.
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August 14, 2017
John G
It was a very nice Sunday afternoon, the fishermen were out in force around the rocks fishing for rockfish. It was quite a long trip for us from Back Creek, but getting out to this historic...