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LAHAINA LIGHT

State: HAWAII
Location: AUAU CHANNEL / MAUI ISLAND
Nearest City: LAHAINA
County: MAUI
U.S.C.G. District: 14
Year Station Established: 1840


Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1917
  • Is the Light Operational? YES
  • Date Deactivated:
  • Automated: 1917
  • Foundation Materials: CONCRETE
  • Construction Materials: REINFORCED CONCRETE
  • Markings/Patterns: WHITE
  • Shape: PYRAMIDAL
  • Relationship to Other Structures: SEPARATE
  • Tower Height: 45
  • Original Optic:ACETYLENE
  • Year Original Lens Installed: 1917
  • Present Optic: VRB-25
  • Year Present Lens Installed: 1996
  • Height of Focal Plane: 44
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition:
  • Has tower been moved? NO
Previous Tower(s):
  • 1. Construction Date: 1844
  • Description: WOODEN STRUCTURE, SMALL SECONDARY LIGHT
  • Fate/Disposition:
  • 2. Construction Date: 1866 & 1905
  • Description: WOODEN STRUCTURES WITH SMALL SECONDARY LIGHTS
  • Fate/Disposition:
Modern Tower? NO

Existing Sound Signal Building? NO

Existing Keepers Quarters? NO

Other Structures:

Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION

Owner/Manager: U.S. COAST GUARD

Open to the Public? YES

Web Site:

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

Miscellaneous:



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