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HAIG POINT (RANGE REAR) LIGHT

State: SOUTH CAROLINA
Location: DAUFUSKIE ISLAND / CALIBOQUE SOUND
Nearest City: HILTON HEAD
County: BEAUFORT
U.S.C.G. District: 7
Year Station Established: 1872



Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1872
  • Is the Light Operational? YES (PRIVATE AID TO NAVIGATION)
  • Date Deactivated: 1934-1987
  • Automated:
  • Foundation Materials:
  • Construction Materials: WOOD
  • Markings/Patterns: WHITE W/RED ROOF
  • Shape: SQUARE ON HOUSE
  • Relationship to Other Structures: INTEGRAL
  • Tower Height:
  • Original Optic: FIFTH ORDER, FRESNEL
  • Year Original Lens Installed:
  • Present Optic:
  • 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? NO

Existing Keepers Quarters? YES
  • Year Constructed: 1872
  • Number of Stories: 2
  • Architectural Style: VICTORIAN
  • Construction Materials: WOOD
Other Structures:

Current Use: PRIVATE AID TO NAVIGATION/BED AND BREAKFAST

Owner/Manager: PRIVATE OWNER

Open to the Public? YES (Go to Lighthouses to Visit for access information)

Web Site:

National Register Status: PART OF LISTING; Reference #82003831
Name of Listing: DAUFUSKIE ISLAND HISTORIC DISTRICT
On State List/Inventory? NO; Year Listed:

Miscellaneous:
KEEPERS RESTORED 1986; RELIT AS PRIVATE AID 1987



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