Escanaba Lighthouse
Escanaba, MI. Lake Michigan

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ESCANABA LIGHT

State: MICHIGAN
Location: WEST SHORE LITTLE BAY DE NOC/LAKE MICHIGAN
Nearest City: ESCANABA
County: DELTA
U.S.C.G. District: 9

Year Station Established: Original shore structure 1867

Existing Historic Tower: Yes

  • Year Light First Lit: 1938
  • Is the Light Operational? Yes
  • Date Deactivated: 1938
  • Automated: Yes, 1976
  • Foundation Materials: Crib
  • Construction Materials: Steel
  • Markings/Patterns: White w/black lantern AGA type light
  • Shape: square w/buoy lantern
  • Relationship to Other Structures: Separate
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  • Has tower been moved? NO

Previous Tower(s): N/A

Modern Tower? NO

Existing Sound Signal Building? NO

Existing Keepers Quarters?

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Owner/Manager: U.S. COAST GUARD

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Miscellaneous: REPLACED ONSHORE LIGHTHOUSE IN 1939

 
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Revised: 03/11/08.