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BARBER'S POINT LIGHT

State: NEW YORK
Location: LAKE CHAMPLAIN
Nearest City: WESTPORT
County: ESSEX
U.S.C.G. District: 9
Year Station Established: 1873


Barber's Point Light (Old)
Photo by Mary Brust, 1993
Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1873
  • Is the Light Operational? NO
  • Date Deactivated: 1935
  • Automated:
  • Foundation Materials: BLUE LIMESTONE
  • Construction Materials: BLUE LIMESTONE/WOOD
  • Markings/Patterns: WHITE TOWER W/BLACK TRIM ON DWELLING
  • Shape: OCTAGONAL
  • Relationship to Other Structures: INTEGRAL
  • Tower Height: 36
  • Original Optic: FIFTH ORDER, FRESNEL
  • Year Original Lens Installed: 1873
  • Present Optic: REMOVED
  • Year Present Lens Installed:
  • Height of Focal Plane: 83
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition:
  • Has tower been moved? NO
Previous Tower(s): N/A

Modern Tower? YES
  • Year Tower Constructed: 1935
  • Type: STEEL SKELETAL
Existing Sound Signal Building? NO

Existing Keepers Quarters? YES (ADDITION ADDED IN 1950S)
  • Year Constructed: 1873
  • Number of Stories: 2
  • Architectural Style: SECOND EMPIRE COTTAGE
  • Construction Materials: STONE
Other Structures: GARAGE

Current Use: PRIVATE RESIDENCE

Owner/Manager: PRIVATE OWNER

Open to the Public? NO

Web Site:

National Register Status: PART OF LISTING; Reference # 0
Name of Listing: CAMP DUDLEY HISTORIC DISTRICT
On State List/Inventory? NO; Year Listed:

Miscellaneous:



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