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POINT FIGURAS LIGHT

State: PUERTO RICO
Location: S.E. OF ARROYO / SOUTH SHORE
Nearest City: GUAYAMA
County: GUAYAMA
U.S.C.G. District: 7
Year Station Established: 1893



Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1893
  • Is the Light Operational? NO
  • Date Deactivated: 1938
  • Automated:
  • Foundation Materials:
  • Construction Materials: BRICK/STONE
  • Markings/Patterns: WHITE W/O LANTERN
  • Shape: OCTAGONAL TOWER ON DWELLING
  • Relationship to Other Structures: INTEGRAL
  • Tower Height:
  • Original Optic: FIFTH ORDER, FRESNEL
  • Year Original Lens Installed: 1893
  • Present Optic: REMOVED
  • Year Present Lens Installed: 1938
  • Height of Focal Plane:
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition:
  • Has tower been moved? NO
Previous Tower(s): N/A

Modern Tower? UNKNOWN

Existing Sound Signal Building? NO

Existing Keepers Quarters? YES
  • Year Constructed: 1938
  • Number of Stories: 1
  • Architectural Style: DUPLEX INTEGRAL
  • Construction Materials:
Other Structures:

Current Use: UNKNOWN

Owner/Manager: PUERTO RICO DEPT. OF NATURAL RESOURCES

Open to the Public? UNKNOWN

Web Site:

National Register Status: LISTED; Reference #81000687
Name of Listing: FARO DE PUNTA DE LAS FIGURAS
On State List/Inventory? NO; Year Listed:

HABS/HAER Documentation? YES, PR-10

Miscellaneous:




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