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POINT HUENEME LIGHT

State: CALIFORNIA
Location: EAST ENTRANCE SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL
Nearest City: POINT HUENEME / OXNARD
County: VENTURA
U.S.C.G. District: 11
Year Station Established: 1874


Point Hueneme Light
Photo by Nick Johnston, 2000
Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1941
  • Is the Light Operational? YES
  • Date Deactivated: N/A
  • Automated: 1972
  • Foundation Materials:
  • Construction Materials: CONCRETE
  • Markings/Patterns: WHITE ART MODERNE
  • Shape: SQUARE
  • Relationship to Other Structures: INTEGRAL
  • Tower Height: 48
  • Original Optic: FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL
  • Year Original Lens Installed:
  • Present Optic: FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL
  • Year Present Lens Installed:
  • Height of Focal Plane: 52
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition: ORIGINAL LENS IN OPERATION
  • Has tower been moved? NO
Previous Tower(s):
  • 1. Construction Date:
  • Description:
  • Fate/Disposition:
Modern Tower? NO

Existing Sound Signal Building? YES
  • Year Constructed: 1941
  • Construction Materials: CONCRETE
  • Architectural Style: ART MODERNE
  • Fog Signal Type: ORIG. SINGLE DIAPHONE
Existing Keepers Quarters? UNKNOWN
  • Year Constructed:
  • Number of Stories:
  • Architectural Style:
  • Construction Materials:
Other Structures:

Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION

Owner/Manager: U.S. COAST GUARD

Open to the Public? NO

Web Site:

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

Miscellaneous:



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