BRADDOCK POINT

Year Established:
1896
Existing:
Yes
Source:
LL-1903
Download:
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
2008
Photo Credit:
Thomas Tag
Photo Courtesy of:
US Lighthouse Society Archives
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
BOGUS POINT/LAKE ONTARIO
Latitude:
43° 20'28"
Longitude:
77° 45'52"
City / Town:
HILTON
U.S. State:
New York
Location County:
MONROE
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

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

STRUCTURE

Year Discontinued:
1954
Year Tower Established:
1896
Tower Construction Material:
BRICK
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
93
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
86
Tower Shape:
OCTAGONAL W/FAUX LANTERN
Tower Daymark:
red tower black lantern
Fog Signal Building?:
No
Keeper's Quarters?:
Yes
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1896
Keeper's Quarters Style:
VICTORIAN
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
BRICK
Other Structures:
CARRIAGE HOUSE

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
No
Current Optic:
REMOVED
Original Optic Type:
THIRD AND HALF ORDER, FRESNEL
Year Original Lens Installed:
1896
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
No

Comments:

This was originally the tower from the Cleveland Main Lighthouse moved to this site.


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