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CARQUINEZ STRAIT LIGHT LIGHT

State: CALIFORNIA
Location: RELOCATED FROM CARQUINEZ STRAIT ENTRANCE
Nearest City: VALLEJO
County: SOLANO
U.S.C.G. District: 11
Year Station Established: 1908



Existing Historic Tower:
  • Year Light First Lit: 1910
  • Is the Light Operational? NO
  • Date Deactivated: 1951
  • Automated: 1963
  • Foundation Materials: WOOD PIER
  • Construction Materials: WOOD
  • Markings/Patterns: CREAM-COLORED
  • Shape: SQUARE
  • Relationship to Other Structures: ATTACHED
  • Tower Height:
  • Original Optic: FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL
  • Year Original Lens Installed:
  • Present Optic: REMOVED
  • Year Present Lens Installed: 1951
  • Height of Focal Plane: 56
  • Fresnel Lens Disposition:
  • Has tower been moved? NO
Previous Tower(s):
  • 1. Construction Date:
  • Description:
  • Fate/Disposition:
Modern Tower? YES

Existing Sound Signal Building? NO
  • Fog Signal Type: BELL/ORIG. HORN, SIREN
Existing Keepers Quarters? YES (RELOCATED W/OUT TOWER)
  • Year Constructed: 1910
  • Number of Stories: 2.5
  • Architectural Style: VICTORIAN/ORIG. ATTACHED
  • Construction Materials: WOOD
Other Structures:

Current Use: MARINA

Owner/Manager: PRIVATE OWNER

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

Web Site:

National Register Status: NONE; Reference # 0
Name of Listing:
On State List/Inventory? NO; Year Listed:

Miscellaneous:
REPLACED MARE ISLAND STRAIT LIGHT



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