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CHEBOYGAN RIVER RANGE FRONT LIGHT

State: MICHIGAN
Location: CHEBOYGAN RIVER / LAKE HURON
Nearest City: CHEBOYGAN
County: CHEBOYGAN
U.S.C.G. District: 9
Year Station Established: 1880


Cheboygan River Range Front Light
HABS/HAER photo by Charles Hyde, 1979
Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1880
  • Is the Light Operational? NO
  • Date Deactivated:
  • Automated:
  • Foundation Materials:
  • Construction Materials: WOOD
  • Markings/Patterns: WHITE
  • Shape: SQUARE
  • Relationship to Other Structures: ATTACHED
  • Tower Height:
  • Original Optic: SIXTH ORDER, FRESNEL
  • Year Original Lens Installed: 1880
  • Present Optic: LOCOMOTIVE-TYPE HEADLAMPS
  • Year Present Lens Installed:
  • Height of Focal Plane:
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition:
  • Has tower been moved? NO
Previous Tower(s): N/A

Modern Tower? UNKNOWN

Existing Sound Signal Building? UNKNOWN

Existing Keepers Quarters? YES
  • Year Constructed: 1880
  • Number of Stories: 2
  • Architectural Style:
  • Construction Materials: WOOD FRAME
Other Structures:

Current Use: UNKNOWN

Owner/Manager: GREAT LAKES LIGHTHOUSE KEEPERS ASSOCIATION

Open to the Public? UNKNOWN

National Register Status: NONE; Reference # 0
Name of Listing: DETERMINED ELIGIBLE BY USCG, SHPO CONCURRENCE
On State List/Inventory? NO; Year Listed:

Miscellaneous: TRANSFERRED TO THE GREAT LAKES LIGHTHOUSE KEEPERS ASSOCIATION in 2004 UNDER THE AUSPICES OF THE NATIONAL HISTORIC LIGHTHOUSE PRESERVATION ACT.



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