BARBERS POINT NY

Year Established:
1873
Existing:
Yes
Source:
LL-1903
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
2006
Photo Credit:
Mike and Carol McKinney
Photo Courtesy of:
US Lighthouse Society
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
LAKE CHAMPLAIN
Latitude:
44° 15.43'
Longitude:
73° 40.45'
City / Town:
WESTPORT
U.S. State:
New York
Location County:
ESSEX
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
No
Light List Data:
  1. BARBERS POINT NY
Light list data courtesy Gary Riemenschneider

STRUCTURE

Year Discontinued:
1935
Year Tower Established:
1873
Tower Construction Material:
BLUE LIMESTONE/WOOD
Tower Foundation:
BLUE LIMESTONE
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
83 feet above water
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
36 feet
Tower Shape:
OCTAGONAL
Fog Signal Building?:
No
Keeper's Quarters?:
Yes
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1873
Keeper's Quarters Style:
SECOND EMPIRE COTTAGE
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
STONE
Other Structures:
GARAGE, 1950S ADDITION TO HOUSE

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
No
Current Optic:
REMOVED
Original Optic Type:
FIFTH ORDER, FRESNEL
Year Original Lens Installed:
1873
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
No

Entered by:
t.wheeler
Entered Date:
Jul 21, 2017