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MENOMINEE (NORTH PIER) LIGHT

State: MICHIGAN
Location: LAKE MICHIGAN
Nearest City: MENOMINEE
County: MENOMINEE
U.S.C.G. District: 9
Year Station Established: 1877


Menominee (North Pier) Light
Photo by Terry Pepper, September 2000
Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1927
  • Is the Light Operational? YES
  • Date Deactivated: N/A
  • Automated: 1972
  • Foundation Materials: PIER/CONCRETE
  • Construction Materials: CAST IRON
  • Markings/Patterns: RED W/BLACK LANTERN & WHITE BASE
  • Shape: OCTAGONAL
  • Relationship to Other Structures: SEPARATE
  • Tower Height: 34
  • Original Optic: FOURTH ORDER
  • Year Original Lens Installed:
  • Present Optic: 300 MM
  • Year Present Lens Installed:
  • Height of Focal Plane: 46
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition:
  • Has tower been moved? NO
Previous Tower(s):
  • 1. Construction Date:
  • Description:
  • Fate/Disposition:
Modern Tower? NO

Existing Sound Signal Building? NO (DISMANTLED)
  • Fog Signal Type: DIAPHONE
Existing Keepers Quarters? UNKNOWN
  • Year Constructed:
  • Number of Stories:
  • Architectural Style: DUPLEX
  • Construction Materials: BRICK
Other Structures:

Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION

Owner/Manager: U.S. COAST GUARD

Open to the Public? UNKNOWN

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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