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Choptank River Lighthouse, Cambridge

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This is an exact replica, completed in 2012, of the Choptank River Lighthouse, which guided ships in the Choptank River from 1871 until 1964, when it was dismantled by the U.S. Coast Guard. It served as an unforgettable icon to many—for generations of watermen, for visitors who came by steamboat, for sailors in regattas.

Today the replica has become a new icon for the city of Cambridge and all of Dorchester County, Maryland.
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  • We visited the Choptank Lighthouse during the Grand Opening Weekend of the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Park Visitor Center. There was an author who gave a presentation about Harriet T...  more »
  • Everything is recreated from the historical lighthouse but a great place to learn about the area and to see the view from the top. It's only about 20 steps or so to the viewing gallery, so pretty acce...  more »
  • This replica lighthouse is a great spot to take the kids for the very best view of the Great Choptank River and Cambridge Creek. My grandsons love looking at the boats in the marina.  more »