CHAMBERS ISLAND

Year Established:
1868
Existing:
Yes
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
2004
Photo Credit:
Mike and Carol McKinney
Photo Courtesy of:
US Lighthouse Society Archives
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
MIDDLE OF GREEN BAY/LAKE MICHIGAN
Latitude:
45° 12.1'
Longitude:
87° 21.9'
City / Town:
GIBRALTAR
U.S. State:
Wisconsin
Location County:
DOOR
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
No
Light List Data:
  1. CHAMBERS ISLAND
Light list data courtesy Gary Riemenschneider

STRUCTURE

Year Discontinued:
1961
Year Tower Established:
1868
Tower Construction Material:
BRICK
Tower Foundation:
CONCRETE
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
68
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
67
Tower Shape:
OCTAGONAL W/OUT LANTERN
Fog Signal Building?:
No
Keeper's Quarters?:
Yes
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1868
Keeper's Quarters Style:
FRONT GABLE (ATTACHED)
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
BRICK

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
No
Current Optic:
30 FT TOWER ERECTED ATOP TOWER
Original Optic Type:
FOURTH ORDER FRESNEL
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
No

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