ANACAPA ISLAND

Year Established:
1912
Existing:
Yes
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
2010
Photo Credit:
Skip Sherwood
Photo Courtesy of:
U.S. Lighthouse Society
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
ENTRANCE TO SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL
Latitude:
34° 0.57'
Longitude:
119° 21.31'
City / Town:
PORT HUENEME
U.S. State:
California
Location County:
VENTURA
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
Yes
Light List Data:
  1. ANACAPA ISLAND
Light list data courtesy Gary Riemenschneider

STRUCTURE

Year Tower Established:
1932
Tower Construction Material:
BRICK/CONCRETE
Tower Foundation:
REINFORCED CONCRETE
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
277
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
40
Tower Shape:
CYLINDRICAL
Fog Signal Building?:
Yes
Year Fog Signal Building Constructed:
1932
Fog Signal Bldg Construction Materials:
CONCRETE
Keeper's Quarters?:
Yes
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1932
Keeper's Quarters Style:
SPANISH REVIVAL
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
WOOD
Other Structures:
OIL HOUSE, RADIO BUILDING, FUEL TANK HOUSE, 2 STORAGE BUILDINGS (ONE IS FOR WATER STORAGE), DOCK, CRANE HOUSE, CISTERN; DEMOLISHED: 1ST, 2ND, & 3RD ASST. KEEPERS AND RADIO BEACON

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
Yes
Current Optic:
DCB-24
Original Optic Type:
THIRD ORDER, FRESNEL
Year Original Lens Installed:
1932
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
No

Entered by:
t.wheeler
Entered Date:
Jul 20, 2017