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CAPE SARICHEF LIGHT (SITE)

State: ALASKA
Location: UNIMAK PASS THRU ALEUTIAN ISLANDS
Nearest City: UNIMAK ISLAND
County:
U.S.C.G. District: 17
Year Station Established: 1904



Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1950
  • Is the Light Operational? NO
  • Date Deactivated: 1979
  • Automated: 1979
  • Foundation Materials:
  • Construction Materials: REINFORCED CONCRETE
  • Markings/Patterns: ART MODERN
  • Shape: HEXAGONAL
  • Relationship to Other Structures: INTEGRAL
  • Tower Height: 35
  • Original Optic: THIRD ORDER
  • Year Original Lens Installed: 1904
  • Present Optic: 375 MM, ELECTRIC
  • Year Present Lens Installed: 1979
  • Height of Focal Plane: 177
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition:
Previous Tower(s):
  • 1. Construction Date:
  • Description:
  • Fate/Disposition:
Modern Tower? YES
  • Year Tower Constructed: 1979
  • Type: SKELETAL
  • Height of Focal Plane: 170
Existing Sound Signal Building? YES
  • Year Constructed: 1950
  • Construction Materials: INTEGRAL TO TOWER
  • Architectural Style:
  • Fog Signal Type: FOG HORN
Existing Keepers Quarters? NO
  • Year Constructed:
  • Number of Stories:
  • Architectural Style:
  • Construction Materials:
Other Structures: RADIOBEACON, DISESTABLISHED LORAN-A STATION

Current Use: U.S. FISH & WILDLIFE STATION

Owner/Manager: U.S. FISH & WILDLIFE SERVICE/U.S. COAST GUARD

Open to the Public? NO

Non-NPS Web Site:

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

Miscellaneous:
SITE IS PART OF A LORAN STATION THAT HAS NOT BEEN IN OPERATION SINCE THE 1970S; ALLREMAINING BUILDINGS ARE SCHEDULED FOR REMOVAL IN 1999



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