The Prices Creek Light House is located above Southport and near the Bald Head Light House. It was one of seven light houses along a twenty-five mile stretch up the Cape Fear River from Oak Island to Wilmington. It is seventeen feet in diameter at the base and twenty feet tall with three-foot-thick walls. The ferry boat which lands at Southport provides a good view of Prices Creek.
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