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SUPERIOR HARBOR ENTRY SOUTH BREAKWATER LIGHT

State: WISCONSIN
Location: WISCONSIN POINT / LAKE SUPERIOR
Nearest City: SUPERIOR
County: DOUGLAS
U.S.C.G. District: 9
Year Station Established: 1913



Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1913
  • Is the Light Operational? YES
  • Date Deactivated: N/A
  • Automated: 1970
  • Foundation Materials: CONCRETE PIER
  • Construction Materials: CONCRETE
  • Markings/Patterns: WHITE W/RED LANTERN
  • Shape: CYLINDRICAL ON FOG SIGNAL BUILDING
  • Relationship to Other Structures: INTEGRAL
  • Tower Height: 56
  • Original Optic: FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL
  • Year Original Lens Installed:
  • Present Optic: DCB-24
  • Year Present Lens Installed:
  • Height of Focal Plane: 70
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition:
  • Has tower been moved? NO
Previous Tower(s): N/A

Modern Tower? NO

Existing Sound Signal Building? YES
  • Year Constructed: 1913
  • Construction Materials: CONCRETE
  • Architectural Style:
  • Fog Signal Type: NONE SURVIVES
Existing Keepers Quarters? UNKNOWN
  • Year Constructed:
  • Number of Stories:
  • Architectural Style:
  • Construction Materials:
Other Structures: NONE

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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