ANNISQUAM HARBOR

Year Established:
1801
Existing:
Yes
Download:
IMG_2827adj.jpg (6.41 MB)
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
2014
Photo Credit:
Jeremy D'Entremont
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
WIGWAM POINT/IPSWICH BAY
Latitude:
42° 39.7'
Longitude:
70° 40.9'
City / Town:
ANNISQUAM
U.S. State:
Massachusetts
Location County:
ESSEX
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
No
Light List Data:
  1. ANNISQUAM HARBOR
Light list data courtesy Gary Riemenschneider

STRUCTURE

Year Tower Established:
1897
Tower Construction Material:
BRICK
Tower Foundation:
STONE
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
45
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
41
Tower Shape:
CYLINDRICAL ATTACHED TO GARAGE
Fog Signal Building?:
No
Keeper's Quarters?:
Yes
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1801
Keeper's Quarters Style:
SHINGLE
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
WOOD FRAME
Other Structures:
OIL HOUSE, GARAGE, WALKWAY (REPLACED IN 1978)

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
Yes
Current Optic:
VRB-25
Original Optic Type:
FIFTH ORDER, FRESNEL
Private Aid:
No
Year Automated:
1974
USCG Access to Optics:
Yes

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