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OAKLAND HARBOR LIGHT

State: CALIFORNIA
Location: RELOCATED FROM OAKLAND HARBOR ENTRANCE
Nearest City: OAKLAND
County: ALAMEDA
U.S.C.G. District: 11
Year Station Established: 1890


Oakland Harbor Light
NPS photo by Ralph Eshelman, 1996
Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1903
  • Is the Light Operational? NO
  • Date Deactivated: 1966
  • Automated:
  • Foundation Materials: CONCRETE PILINGS
  • Construction Materials: WOOD
  • Markings/Patterns:
  • Shape: SQUARE WITHOUT LANTERN
  • Relationship to Other Structures: INTEGRAL
  • Tower Height:
  • Original Optic: FIFTH ORDER, FRESNEL
  • Year Original Lens Installed:
  • Present Optic: REMOVED
  • Year Present Lens Installed:
  • Height of Focal Plane:
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition:
  • Has tower been moved? YES
Previous Tower(s):
  • 1. Construction Date:
  • Description:
  • Fate/Disposition:
Modern Tower? NO

Existing Sound Signal Building? NO
  • Fog Signal Type: HORN/ORIG. BELL
Existing Keepers Quarters? YES
  • Year Constructed: 1903
  • Number of Stories: 2
  • Architectural Style: INTEGRAL
  • Construction Materials: WOOD
Other Structures:

Current Use: RESTAURANT

Owner/Manager: PRIVATE OWNER

Open to the Public? YES (Go to Lighthouses To Visit for access information)

Web Site:

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

Miscellaneous:
A LARGE STEEL CYLINDER WAS CONSTRUCTED IN FRONT OF STRUCTURE IN 1966; LIGHTHOUSE SOLD TO PRIVATE OWNER WHO RELOCATED IT TO BECOME QUINN'S LIGHTHOUSE
RESTAURANT; LANTERN ROOM INSTALLED ON MARK ABBOTT MEMORIAL LIGHT IN SANTA CRUZ



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