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Eaton, New York: Lighthouse Post Office

It's 70 miles to the nearest body of water that might need a navigation aid. The lighthouse is an artifact of a Tower gas station once at this spot.

2797 River Rd, Eaton, NY
NY 26 and River Rd.
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Lighthouse on a post office.

Lighthouse Post Office

US Post office located in a building with a faux lighthouse.

[Vince, 05/12/2014]

The lighthouse is a leftover architectural flourish from a service station that used to be in this location.

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