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CONOVER BEACON (CHAPEL HILL FRONT RANGE)

State: NEW JERSEY
Location: SANDY HOOK BAY/NEW YORK HARBOR
Nearest City: LEONARDO
County: MONMOUTH
U.S.C.G. District: 1
Year Station Established: 1856



Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1941
  • Is the Light Operational? NO
  • Date Deactivated:
  • Automated:
  • Foundation Materials: CONCRETE
  • Construction Materials: METAL
  • Markings/Patterns: RED & WHITE
  • Shape: CONICAL - SKELETAL
  • Relationship to Other Structures: INTEGRAL
  • Tower Height: 40
  • Original Optic: 375 MM
  • Year Original Lens Installed: 1939
  • Present Optic: REMOVED
  • Year Present Lens Installed:
  • Height of Focal Plane:
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition:
  • Has tower been moved? NO
Previous Tower(s):
  • 1. Construction Date: 1852
  • Description: SIX SIDED WOODEN TOWER
  • Fate/Disposition: REPLACED BY CURRENT TOWER 1941
Modern Tower? NO

Existing Sound Signal Building? NO

Existing Keepers Quarters? NO

Other Structures: NONE

Current Use:

Owner/Manager: U.S. COAST GUARD/GSA??

Open to the Public? NO

Web Site:

National Register Status: NONE; Reference # 0
Name of Listing:
On State List/Inventory? NO; Year Listed:

Miscellaneous:



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