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DESTRUCTION ISLAND LIGHT

State: WASHINGTON
Location: WASHINGTON SEA COAST
Nearest City: KALALOCH
County: JEFFERSON
U.S.C.G. District: 13
Year Station Established: 1891



Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1891
  • Is the Light Operational? YES
  • Date Deactivated: N/A
  • Automated: 1968
  • Foundation Materials: MASONRY
  • Construction Materials: DRESSED STONE
  • Markings/Patterns: WHITE W/BLACK GALLERY
  • Shape: CONICAL ATTACHED TO STORAGE BLDG.
  • Relationship to Other Structures: ATTACHED
  • Tower Height: 94
  • Original Optic: FIRST ORDER, FRESNEL
  • Year Original Lens Installed: 1891
  • Present Optic: VRB-25 (SOLAR POWERED)
  • Year Present Lens Installed: 1995
  • Height of Focal Plane: 147
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition: ORIGINAL LENS ON LOAN TO WESTPORT MARITIME MUSEUM
  • Has tower been moved? NO
Previous Tower(s): N/A

Modern Tower? NO

Existing Sound Signal Building? YES
  • Year Constructed:
  • Construction Materials: CONCRETE
  • Architectural Style:
  • Fog Signal Type: HORN
Existing Keepers Quarters? NO
  • Year Constructed:
  • Number of Stories: 1.5
  • Architectural Style:
  • Construction Materials: WOOD FRAME
Other Structures: STORAGE BUILDING, 2 OIL HOUSES, MARINE RAILWAY & CART STORAGE HOUSE

Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION

Owner/Manager: U.S. COAST GUARD

Open to the Public? NO

Web Site:

National Register Status: DETERMINED ELIGIBLE; Reference # 0
Name of Listing:
On State List/Inventory? NO; Year Listed:

Miscellaneous:



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