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STONY POINT (HENDERSON) LIGHT (OLD)

State: NEW YORK
Location: HENDERSON BAY / LAKE ONTARIO
Nearest City: HENDERSON
County: JEFFERSON
U.S.C.G. District: 9
Year Station Established: 1826


Old Stony Point (Henderson) Light
Photo courtesy of Ted Smith
Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1869
  • Is the Light Operational? NO
  • Date Deactivated: 1945
  • Automated: 1950
  • Foundation Materials:
  • Construction Materials: BRICK
  • Markings/Patterns: WHITE W/BLACK LANTERN
  • Shape: SQUARE
  • Relationship to Other Structures: ATTACHED
  • Tower Height: 73
  • Original Optic: FOURTH ORDER FRESNEL
  • Year Original Lens Installed:
  • Present Optic:
  • Year Present Lens Installed:
  • Height of Focal Plane:
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition:
  • Has tower been moved? NO
Previous Tower(s):
  • 1. Construction Date:
  • Description:
  • Fate/Disposition:
Modern Tower? YES
  • Year Tower Constructed: 1945
  • Type: STEEL SKELETAL
  • Tower Height:
  • Height of Focal Plane:
  • Current Optic:
Existing Sound Signal Building? NO

Existing Keepers Quarters? YES
  • Year Constructed: 1869
  • Number of Stories: 1.5
  • Architectural Style: MODIFIED
  • Construction Materials: BRICK
Other Structures: 3 STORAGE BUILDINGS, FOUNDATIONS OF 1830 TOWER

Current Use: PRIVATELY OWNED

Owner/Manager: PRIVATE OWNER (OLD TOWER) / U.S. COAST GUARD (NEW TOWER)

Open to the Public? NO

Web Site:

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

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