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LANSING SHOAL LIGHT

State: MICHIGAN
Location: WESTERN SHORE LAKE MICHIGAN
Nearest City: NAUBINWAY
County: MACKINAC
U.S.C.G. District: 9
Year Station Established: 1900



Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1928
  • Is the Light Operational? YES
  • Date Deactivated: N/A
  • Automated: 1976
  • Foundation Materials: CRIB
  • Construction Materials: REINFORCED CONCRETE/STEEL
  • Markings/Patterns: NATURAL
  • Shape: SQUARE
  • Relationship to Other Structures: INTEGRAL
  • Tower Height: 59
  • Original Optic: THIRD ORDER, FRESNEL
  • Year Original Lens Installed: 1928
  • Present Optic: 190 MM, SOLAR POWERED
  • Year Present Lens Installed:
  • Height of Focal Plane: 69
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition: THIRD ORDER LENS ON DISPLAY AT MICHIGAN STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY IN LANSING, MICHIGAN
  • Has tower been moved? NO
Previous Tower(s):
  • 1. Construction Date: 1900
  • Description: SERVED BY LIGHTSHIPS NO. 55 AND NO. 98
  • Fate/Disposition:
Modern Tower? NO

Existing Sound Signal Building? NO
  • Fog Signal Type: DIAPHONE

Existing Keepers Quarters? YES

  • Year Constructed: 1928
  • Number of Stories:
  • Architectural Style: INTEGRAL
  • Construction Materials: REINFORCED CONCRETE
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: DETERMINED ELIGIBLE BY USCG, SHPO CONCURRENCE
On State List/Inventory? NO; Year Listed:

Miscellaneous:



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