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TREE POINT LIGHT

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


Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1935
  • Is the Light Operational? YES
  • Date Deactivated:
  • Automated: 1969
  • Foundation Materials: CONCRETE
  • Construction Materials: CONCRETE
  • Markings/Patterns: WHITE ART DECO
  • Shape: SQUARE ATTACHED TO OIL HOUSE
  • Relationship to Other Structures: ATTACHED
  • Tower Height: 66
  • Original Optic: FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL
  • Year Original Lens Installed: 1904
  • Present Optic: 300 MM
  • Year Present Lens Installed: 1977
  • Height of Focal Plane: 86
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition: ONE OF OLD LENSES AND DRIVE MECHANISMS AT KETCHIKAN HISTORICAL MUSEUM
  • Has tower been moved? NO
Previous Tower(s): YES
  • 1. Construction Date: C.1903
  • Description: WOOD FRAME OCTAGONAL BUILDING WITH OCTAGONAL TOWER RISING FROM CENTER OF ROOF
  • Fate/Disposition: TORN DOWN AFTER CONSTRUCTION OF NEW TOWER/FOG SIGNAL BUILDING
Modern Tower? NO

Existing Sound Signal Building? YES, ATTACHED TO TOWER
  • Fog Signal Type: AIR SIREN
Existing Keepers Quarters? YES, 1 OF 3 EXISTS
  • Year Constructed: C.1903
  • Number of Stories: 1.5
  • Architectural Style: CAPE COD
  • Construction Materials: WOOD FRAME
Other Structures: 2 OIL HOUSES (1904), BOATHOUSE, TRAMWAY

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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