Sandy Hook, New Jersey.  Fabulous beaches and sightseeing!

Sandy Hook, New Jersey. Fabulous beaches and sightseeing! Sandy Hook is a barrier spit, approximately 6 miles in length and varying between to 1 mile wide in Middletown Township in Monmouth County, along the Atlantic Ocean coast of eastern New Jersey.

Sandy Hook Lighthouse: America's oldest lighthouse dating back to 1764

Sandy Hook Lighthouse: America's oldest lighthouse dating back to New Jersey

Sandy Hook - my Jersey beach spot...2 lighthouses, historic Fort Hancock, walking and biking trails and THE beach ;0)

Storm over sandy hook Photographer joseph prusky Category Landmarks Place Highlands, NJ

Sandy Hook, New Jersey - I remember seeing this building as a child and knowing we were only minutes from parking and the being on the BEACH!

Sandy Hook, New Jersey - I remember seeing this building as a child and knowing we were only minutes from parking and the being on the BEACH!

Twin Lights of Navesink    Sandy Hook Bay		New Jersey	USNaveskink Twin Lighthouse - North Tower (Highlands, New Jersey) --  was established in 1828 with the present tower being built in 1862. the Naveskink Twin Lights were the first American lighthouses to use Fresnel lenses (1841), the first to use kerosene as a fuel source (1883), and the first to be electrified (1898).

What a gorgeous picture of the Twin Lights which hold a special place in my family's history.Twin Lights of Navesink, Sandy Hook Bay, New Jersey, USA

Sandy Hook Lighthouse, Sandy Hook,  New Jersey is the oldest US lighthouse and is still operating.

The Sandy Hook Lighthouse. The Lighthouse Keepers Quarters next door, built in is currently serving as the Sandy Hook Visitor Center.

Sandy Hook Lighthouse Metal Print - romantic gifts ideas love beautiful

Sandy Hook Lighthouse Metal Print

Sandy Hook Lighthouse Metal Print - romantic gifts ideas love beautiful

Built in 1764, the Sandy Hook Lighthouse is the oldest standing lighthouse in the country. Because of Sandy Hook's location just miles across New York Harbor, the lighthouse served the important function of  facilitating the safety of ships coming in and out of New York.

A list of Revolutionary War sites in Sandy Hook, New Jersey. The historic sites in Sandy Hook NJ include the Sandy Hook Lighthouse, Halyburton Memorial, and the British Embarkation Marker.

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