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DETOUR REEF LIGHT

State: MICHIGAN
Location: MOUTH OF ST. MARY'S RIVER / LAKE HURON
Nearest City: DETOUR
County: CHIPPEWA
U.S.C.G. District: 9
Year Station Established: 1847


DeTour Reef Light
Photo by Dick Moehl, 1997, courtesy DeTour Reef Light Preservation Society
Existing Historic Tower: Previous Tower(s):
  • 1. Construction Date:
  • Description: ONSHORE
  • Fate/Disposition:
Modern Tower? NO

Existing Sound Signal Building? NO
  • Fog Signal Type: DIAPHONE
Existing Keepers Quarters? YES
  • Year Constructed: 1931
  • Number of Stories:
  • Architectural Style: INTEGRAL TO TOWER
  • Construction Materials:
Other Structures: NONE

Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION

Owner/Manager: DETOUR REEF LIGHT PRESERVATION SOCIETY

Open to the Public? YES, BY RESERVATION ONLY

National Register Status: LISTED, 2005-03-15
Name of Listing: DETOUR REEF LIGHT STATION (LIGHT STATIONS OF THE UNITED STATES MPS)
On State List/Inventory? UNKNOWN; Year Listed:

Miscellaneous: RECOMMENDED FOR TRANSFER TO THE DETOUR REEF LIGHT PRESERVATION SOCIETY IN 2005 UNDER THE AUSPICES OF THE NATIONAL HISTORIC LIGHTHOUSE PRESERVATION ACT.



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