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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to countless light houses throughout the eastern seaboard but had never seen the one on Sullivans Island. I’m sure it’s helpful and useful, what is the ugliest lighthouse I’ve ever seen! It is got to be the albatross of all eastern US light...More

Thank blueheaven1989
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped by to see the lighthouse on the way to the beach. Can’t go inside or get too close. But something that old it’s best that way for safety. Really enjoyed getting pictures of it.

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Reviewed 21 August 2018

Very easy to get there and adds something to informational visit. Parking isn't great in peak times and would be ideal to paint light house, add parking and open buildings and charge small fee. Very little tourism there at all.

Thank meadorkarla
Reviewed 16 August 2018

I think we're just spoiled with "pretty" lighthouses. This one was plain and simply not what we expected. It's not the lighthouse's fault. It is an interesting structure.

Thank GoldilocksMom
Reviewed 16 August 2018

A lot of people complain about this lighthouse not being readily accessible or that pretty but it wasn't built for that reason. It is easy to drive by and snap pictures though. Available parking is limited but it is not a busy area at least...More

Thank LeslieinTN
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We were unable to go into the lighthouse but the design is so distinctive. The lighthouse does look like it could use some love. But it’s worth a look with a triangle designed base and a square top that holds the light unit.

Thank Kenmarsam
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Last summer I spent a week in Cape Cod where I saw a ton of beautiful lighthouses. There were two factors that I found to lift up a lighthouse as beautiful. Either the lighthouse itself is pretty, or the surrounding landscape is beautiful. In some...More

Thank CraftBeers
Reviewed 23 May 2018

This was one of the most unusual lighthouses I have ever seen. I am glad we stopped to take a picture.

1  Thank DPenn_11
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Even though there was no parking allowed in this residential area, we were able to rapid-fire pics to ensure a keeper. We found out later that the lighthouse can be accessed from the beach side. Deemed a “Modern” lighthouse, it’s under the care of the...More

Thank Gasunflower
Reviewed 20 April 2018

Drove here to see the lighthouse. very kewl . I climbed the hill and went around light house near the top for better pics.

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Marcia M
5 May 2018|
Response from 2-Lane-Traveler | Reviewed this property |
At night the lighthouse displays a beam of light which consists of a 0.2 second flash, a 4.8 second eclipse, another 0.2 second flash, and a 24.8 second eclipse.