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Lighthouse Nubble

The Nubble Lighthouse, perched atop a rocky outcrop in York Beach, Maine, stands 41 feet high, 88 feet above sea level.The Nubble began operating in 1879 after a five-year construction effort. It was painted white in 1902 after initially being red or possibly brown. Its red beacon flashes at six-second intervals and can be seen from 13 nautical miles away.