“Dinghy at Nubble Lighthouse” The Cape Neddick Lighthouse stands on Nubble Island about 100yd off Cape Neddick Point. It is commonly known as Nubble Light or simply Nubble. Cape Neddick Point is at the north end of Long Sands Beach in the village of York Beach.
“Twilight at Nubble Lighthouse”
Nubble Light is a famous American icon and a classic example of a lighthouse. The Voyager spacecraft, which carries photographs of Earth’s most prominent man made structures and natural features should it fall into the hands of intelligent extraterrestrials, includes a photo of Nubble Light with images of the Great Wall of China and the Taj Mahal.
This photo was taken from the shores of the Piscataqua River, Kittery Point, Maine. Beautiful pleasure and fishing boats fill the foreground. In the background are Fort William and Mary and the Portsmouth Harbor Light, which are located in New Castle, New Hampshire.
The sunrise view looking towards the Atlantic Ocean from Kittery Point, Maine. Whaleback Light and Wood Island Life Boat Station marks the entrance to the Piscataqua River.