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Image of Second lighthouse, built in 1858 - W0304

Second lighthouse, built in 1858 - W0304

Billingsgate Second lighthouse, built in 1858 - bricks from West Barnstable Brick Company. Photographer Henry K Cummings.

Image of 1915 Billingsgate Light - W0306

1915 Billingsgate Light - W0306

1915 Billingsgate Light

Image of Remains of Billingsgate Light - W0307

Remains of Billingsgate Light - W0307

Remains of Billingsgate Light

Image of Billingsgate Light 1915 - W0308

Billingsgate Light 1915 - W0308

Billingsgate Light 1915. Much of that foundation brick got recycled across Wellfleet sites.

Image of Billingsgate Island - W0311

Billingsgate Island - W0311

One of the last fishing shacks out on Billingsgate Island

Image of Amos (Eemeli) Poikenen - W0312

Amos (Eemeli) Poikenen - W0312

Amos (Eemeli) Poikenen - A Finnish man and the last person to live on Billingsgate Island. He returned to Finland and started a grist mill there.

Image of Billingsgate Light - W0305

Billingsgate Light - W0305

Newspaper reprint of original photo by H.K. Cummings. One of the only photographs of Billingsgate Lighthouse out on that thin neck of land.

Image of Billingsgate Lighthous - W0822

Billingsgate Lighthous - W0822

Billingsgate Lighthouse (Before the brick building)

Image of Billingsgate Lighthouse ruins - W1544

Billingsgate Lighthouse ruins - W1544

Billingsgate Lighthouse ruins

Image of Billingsgate Lighthouse ruins - W1545

Billingsgate Lighthouse ruins - W1545

Billingsgate Lighthouse ruins

Image of Billingsgate Lighthouse - W1548

Billingsgate Lighthouse - W1548

Billingsgate Lighthouse. Late 1800s. Photo by Henry K. Cummings. Note: The image was used in a July 23, 1970 newspaper article by David Hay: Billingsgate-The Island That Was.

Image of Billingsgate Lighthouse - W1549

Billingsgate Lighthouse - W1549

Billingsgate Lighthouse. From E. Nye Album.

Image of Billingsgate Lighthouse - W1550

Billingsgate Lighthouse - W1550

Billingsgate Lighthouse

Image of BIllingsgate Island - W1551

BIllingsgate Island - W1551

The spit of land on the horizon is Billingsgate Island- See the lighthouse (left of center) and one of the remaining houses of the original settlement. The boat is likely on Jeremy's Point

Image of Billingsgate Light, Entrance of Wellfleet Harbor, Mass. - W2185

Billingsgate Light, Entrance of Wellfleet Harbor, Mass. - W2185

Billingsgate Lighthouse and settlement. Second Billingsgate Light was placed into service on September 1, 1858. Photograph by Henry Knowles Cummings.