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MARY ISLAND LIGHT

State: ALASKA
Location: MARY ISLAND/ REVILLAGIGEDO CHANNEL
Nearest City: METLAKATLA
County:
U.S.C.G. District: 17
Year Station Established: 1903


Mary Island Light
Photo courtesy Daniel and Cheryl Foote, Anchorage, Alaska
Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1937
  • Is the Light Operational? YES
  • Date Deactivated: N/A
  • Automated: 1969
  • Foundation Materials: CONCRETE
  • Construction Materials: REINFORCED CONCRETE
  • Markings/Patterns: WHITE ART DECO
  • Shape: SQUARE
  • Relationship to Other Structures: ATTACHED
  • Tower Height: 61
  • Original Optic: FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL
  • Year Original Lens Installed: 1903
  • Present Optic: 250 MM
  • Year Present Lens Installed:
  • Height of Focal Plane: 76
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition:
  • Has tower been moved? NO
Previous Tower(s):
  • 1. Construction Date:
  • Description:
  • Fate/Disposition:
Modern Tower? NO

Existing Sound Signal Building? YES
  • Year Constructed: 1937
  • Construction Materials:
  • Architectural Style: ATTACHED TO TOWER
  • Fog Signal Type:
Existing Keepers Quarters? UNKNOWN

Other Structures:

Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION

Owner/Manager: 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:



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