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A Lighthouse of PrinceEdwardIsland

PE 12 North Rustico Harbour
latitude 46° 27' 19.1" N
longitude 63° 17' 31.2" W

North Rustico, situated on the northern shore of Prince Edward Island facing the Gulf of St. Lawrence, was founded around 1790 by Acadians. Before the erection of the lighthouse, a pair of range lights had been used to guide mariners into the harbour at North Rustico. This light is at risk. Groups are attempting to save the light from the ravages of the Lighthouse Heritage Protection Act. preservation

From Route 6 in North Rustico, turn east on Harbourview Drive and follow it around the harbor for 1.1 miles to the North Rustico Lighthouse. ARLHS # CAN-350 (1056)

North Rustico Harbour

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