Portland Breakwater Lighthouse

  • Bug Light Park South Portland, ME

Attraction Info


Known locally as the bug light, the Portland Breakwater Light was built in 1875, and equipped with a fourth-order Fresnel lens, although the light has been removed. Inspiration for the light was taken from the Choragic Monument of Lysicrates in Athens, Greece.


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