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MIAH MAULL SHOAL LIGHT

State: NEW JERSEY
Location: ON NORTH END OF SHOAL / DELAWARE BAY
Nearest City: DOWNE
County: CUMBERLAND
U.S.C.G. District: 5
Year Station Established: 1913


Miah Maull Shoal Light
Photo courtesy Lewis C. Maull & Associates, ca. 1989
Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1913
  • Is the Light Operational? YES
  • Date Deactivated: N/A
  • Automated: 1974
  • Foundation Materials: CONCRETE/CAST IRON CAISSON
  • Construction Materials: CAST IRON W/BRICK LINING
  • Markings/Patterns: RED TOWER W/RED WATCHROOM/BLACK LANTERN
  • Shape: CONICAL
  • Relationship to Other Structures: INTEGRAL
  • Tower Height: 45
  • Original Optic: FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL
  • Year Original Lens Installed:
  • Present Optic: 500 MM
  • Year Present Lens Installed: 1913
  • Height of Focal Plane: 59
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition: SCHEDULED FOR DISPLAY AT EAST POINT LIGHTHOUSE
  • Has tower been moved? NO
Previous Tower(s): N/A

Modern Tower? NO

Existing Sound Signal Building? NO
  • Fog Signal Type: HORN
Existing Keepers Quarters? YES
  • Year Constructed: 1913
  • Number of Stories: 3
  • Architectural Style: INTEGRAL
  • Construction Materials: CAST IRON
Other Structures: NONE

Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION

Owner/Manager: U.S. COAST GUARD

Open to the Public? NO

Web Site:

National Register Status: LISTED; Reference #90002188
Name of Listing: MIAH MAULL SHOAL LIGHTHOUSE
On State List/Inventory? YES; Year Listed: 1983

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