CONEY ISLAND (NORTONS POINT)

Year Established:
1890
Existing:
Yes
Source:
LL-1908
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
1999
Photo Credit:
Mike and Carol McKinney
Photo Courtesy of:
US Lighthouse Society
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
NEW YORK HARBOR MAIN CHANNEL
Latitude:
40° 34.6'
Longitude:
74° 0.7'
City / Town:
BROOKLYN
U.S. State:
New York
Location County:
KINGS
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
No
Light List Data:
  1. CONEY ISLAND (NORTONS POINT)
Light list data courtesy Gary Riemenschneider

STRUCTURE

Year Tower Established:
1920
Tower Construction Material:
STEEL
Tower Foundation:
STEEL PILE
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
75 feet above water
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
61 feet
Tower Shape:
SKELETAL
Tower Daymark:
White
Fog Signal Building?:
No
Keeper's Quarters?:
Yes
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1896
Keeper's Quarters Style:
COTTAGE
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
WOOD

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
Yes
Current Optic:
190 MM
Original Optic Type:
FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL
Year Original Lens Installed:
1890
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
No

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