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ALCATRAZ ISLAND LIGHT (1909)
Location: ALCATRAZ ISLAND/SAN FRANCISCO BAY
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION IN NATIONAL PARK

ANACAPA ISLAND LIGHT (1932)
Location: ENTRANCE TO SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION IN NATIONAL PARK/RANGER HOUSING

BATTERY POINT (CRESCENT CITY) LIGHT (1856)
Location: BATTERY POINT ISLAND
Current Use: PRIVATE AID TO NAVIGATION/MUSEUM

CAPE MENDOCINO LIGHT (OLD) (1868)
Location: RELOCATED FROM COAST TO SHELTER COVE
Current Use: RELOCATED

CARQUINEZ STRAIT LIGHT (1910)
Location: RELOCATED FROM CARQUINEZ STRAIT ENTRANCE
Current Use: MARINA

EAST BROTHER ISLAND LIGHT (1874)
Location: OFF POINT SAN PABLO/SAN FRANCISCO BAY
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION/BED & BREAKFAST

FARALLON ISLAND LIGHT (1855)
Location: SOUTHEAST FARALLON ISLAND
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION IN NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE

FORT POINT LIGHT (1864)
Location: SAN FRANCISCO HARBOR ENTRANCE
Current Use: NATIONAL PARK

LIME POINT LIGHT
Location: SAN FRANCISCO BAY ENTRANCE
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION

LOS ANGELES HARBOR LIGHT (1913)
Location: SAN PEDRO BREAKWATER - ANGELS GATE
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION

OAKLAND HARBOR LIGHT (1903)
Location: RELOCATED FROM OAKLAND HARBOR ENTRANCE
Current Use: RESTAURANT

PIEDRAS BLANCAS LIGHT (1879)
Location: NORTHERN ENTRANCE TO SAN SIMEON BAY
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION/BIOLOGICAL RESEARCH STATION

PIGEON POINT LIGHT (1872)
Location: SOUTHERN APPROACH TO SAN FRANCISCO BAY
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION/YOUTH HOSTEL/STATE HISTORIC PARK

POINT ARENA LIGHT (1908)
Location: 2 MILES NORTH OF POINT ARENA
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION/MUSEUM/VACATION RENTALS

POINT BLUNT LIGHT (1956)
Location: ANGEL ISLAND/SAN FRANCISCO BAY
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION/STATE PERSONNEL HOUSING

POINT BONITA LIGHT (1877)
Location: POINT BONITA/SAN FRANCISCO BAY ENTRANCE
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION IN NATIONAL PARK

POINT CABRILLO LIGHT (1909)
Location: BETWEEN POINT ARENA & CAPE MENDOCINO
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION IN NATURE PRESERVE/UNDER RESTORATION

POINT CONCEPTION LIGHT (1882)
Location: WEST ENTRANCE SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION

POINT FERMIN LIGHT (1874)
Location: POINT FERMIN/SAN PEDRO HARBOR
Current Use: CITY PARK

POINT HUENEME LIGHT (1941)
Location: EAST ENTRANCE SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION

POINT LOMA LIGHT (NEW) (1891)
Location: SOUTHERN END OF POINT LOMA
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION

POINT LOMA LIGHT (OLD) (1855)
Location: SOUTHERN END OF POINT LOMA
Current Use: NATIONAL PARK

POINT MONTARA LIGHT (1928)
Location: SOUTHERN APPROACH TO SAN FRANCISCO BAY
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION/YOUTH HOSTEL

POINT PINOS LIGHT (1855)
Location: SOUTH ENTRANCE TO MONTEREY BAY
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION/MUSEUM/COAST GUARD HOUSING

POINT REYES LIGHT (1870)
Location: GULF OF THE FARALLONES
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION/NATIONAL PARK EXHIBIT

POINT SUR LIGHT (1889)
Location: MORO ROCK, BIG SUR DISTRICT
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION IN STATE PARK

POINT VICENTE LIGHT (1926)
Location: PALOS VERDES/NORTH OF LOS ANGELES HARBOR
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION/COAST GUARD HOUSING

PUNTA GORDA LIGHT (1912)
Location: 12 MILES SOUTH OF CAPE MENDOCINO
Current Use: HISTORIC SITE

SAN LUIS OBISPO (PORT HARFORD) LIGHT (1890)
Location: SAN LUIS OBISPO BAY
Current Use: UNDER RESTORATION AS MUSEUM

SOUTHAMPTON SHOALS LIGHT (1905)
Location: RELOCATED FROM SAN FRANCISCO HARBOR
Current Use:

ST. GEORGE REEF LIGHT (1892)
Location: 6 MILES OFF POINT ST. GEORGE
Current Use: PRIVATE AID TO NAVIGATION / UNDER RESTORATION

TABLE BLUFF LIGHT (1892)
Location: RELOCATED FROM HUMBOLDT HARBOR
Current Use:

TRINIDAD HEAD LIGHT (1871)
Location: TRINIDAD HARBOR
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION/COAST GUARD HOUSING

YERBA BUENA ISLAND (GOAT ISLAND) LIGHT (1875)
Location: ISLAND IN SAN FRANCISCO BAY
Current Use: ACTIVE AID TO NAVIGATION/COAST GUARD HOUSING



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