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CHAMBERS ISLAND LIGHT

State: WISCONSIN
Location: MIDDLE OF GREEN BAY / LAKE MICHIGAN
Nearest City: GIBRALTAR
County: DOOR
U.S.C.G. District: 9
Year Station Established: 1868



Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1868
  • Is the Light Operational? NO
  • Date Deactivated: 1961
  • Automated: 1961
  • Foundation Materials: CONCRETE
  • Construction Materials: BRICK
  • Markings/Patterns: YELLOW
  • Shape: OCTAGONAL W/OUT LANTERN
  • Relationship to Other Structures: ATTACHED
  • Tower Height: 67
  • Original Optic: FOURTH ORDER
  • Year Original Lens Installed:
  • Present Optic:
  • Year Present Lens Installed:
  • Height of Focal Plane: 68
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition:
  • Has tower been moved? NO
Previous Tower(s): N/A

Modern Tower? YES
  • Year Tower Constructed: 1961
  • Type: SKELETAL
  • Tower Height:
  • Height of Focal Plane: 97
  • Current Optic:
Existing Sound Signal Building? NO

Existing Keepers Quarters? YES
  • Year Constructed: 1868
  • Number of Stories: 1.5
  • Architectural Style: FRONT GABLE (ATTACHED)
  • Construction Materials: BRICK
Other Structures:

Current Use: UNKNOWN

Owner/Manager: U.S. COAST GUARD LEASE TO PRIVATE OWNER

Open to the Public? NO

Web Site:

National Register Status: LISTED; Reference #75000063
Name of Listing: CHAMBERS ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE
On State List/Inventory? YES; Year Listed: 1975

Miscellaneous:



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