Jones Point Lighthouse

Jones Point lighthouse Jones Point picnic
The photograph on the left (Alexandria Library Special Collections, Photographs Vertical File #792) shows the original Jones Point lighthouse and keeper's home. The photo on the right (Alexandria Library Special Collections, Photographs Vertical File #1734) shows a picnic at Jones Point; this was a very popular activity, along with boating and night ice skating when possible.

Jones Point tower
This photograph (Alexandria Library Special Collections, Sommerville #136) shows the iron tower that was built in 1926.

Jones Point aerial
This photograph (Alexandria Library Special Collections, Photographs Vertical File #1422) shows both lighthouses on the point (look closely at the edges of the land!).


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