Frying Pan Shoals Light



ARLHS World List of Lights (WLOL)

Located in United States Of America Call Area

Frying Pan Shoals Tower relieving lightship. - Copyright 1964 USCG
Frying Pan Shoals Tower relieving lightship.
Copyright 1964 USCG

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Also Known As:
ARLHS USA 313, USA-313, USA 313
State or Province North Carolina
DD.DD: 33.48333, -77.59160
DM: 33° 29.000' N, 077° 35.496' W
DMS: 33° 29' 00" N, 077° 35' 30" W
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Structure removed, relocated, destroyed or otherwise lost? no
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This record modified October 18, 2013. - Feedback to the WLOL Maintainer

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2014-05-112014-05-15WW4MSK & W0LIWW4MSK & W0LI will be working all modes/frequencies on Frying Pan Tower the week of 5/11. Send email to for specifics related to operation times/frequencies.
2013-10-112013-10-13WW4MSKGreat weekend on the tower--33 different countries, 28 states while working QRP. Highly recommend a visit to the tower. See for more info.
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