CLEVELAND HARBOR WEST PIERHEAD

Year Established:
1911
Existing:
Yes
Source:
LL-1901
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
1998
Photo Credit:
Joyce Dixon
Photo Courtesy of:
US Lighthouse Society Archives
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
CLEVELAND HARBOR ENTRANCE/LAKE ERIE
Latitude:
41° 30'17"'
Longitude:
81° 42'47"
City / Town:
CLEVELAND
U.S. State:
Ohio
Location County:
CUYAHOGA
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

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

STRUCTURE

Year Tower Established:
1911
Tower Construction Material:
CAST IRON/BRICK/WOOD
Tower Foundation:
CONCRETE (WEST PIERHEAD)
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
67
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
63
Tower Shape:
CONICAL
Fog Signal Building?:
Yes
Year Fog Signal Building Constructed:
1916
Fog Signal Bldg Construction Materials:
STEEL
Keeper's Quarters?:
Yes
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1911
Keeper's Quarters Style:
INTEGRAL TO TOWER
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
IRON
Other Structures:
RADIOBEACON

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
Yes
Original Optic Type:
FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
Yes

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