CONNEAUT HARBOR WEST BREAKWATER 1935

Year Established:
1835
Existing:
Yes
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
2000
Photo Credit:
Mike and Carol McKinney
Photo Courtesy of:
US Lighthouse Society Archives
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
CONNEAUT RIVER ENTRANCE/LAKE ERIE
Latitude:
41° 58.8'
Longitude:
80° 33'
City / Town:
CONNEAUT
U.S. State:
Ohio
Location County:
ASHTABULA
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
No
Light List Data:
  1. CONNEAUT HARBOR WEST BREAKWATER 1935
Light list data courtesy Gary Riemenschneider

STRUCTURE

Year Tower Established:
1936
Tower Construction Material:
STEEL
Tower Foundation:
CONCRETE CRIB
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
80
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
60
Tower Shape:
PYRAMIDAL - "STREAMLINE MODERNE"
Fog Signal Building?:
No
Keeper's Quarters?:
Yes
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1873
Keeper's Quarters Style:
T-SHAPED
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
WOOD
Other Structures:
1-STORY YELLOW BRICK CONTROL HOUSE THAT HOUSED AN AUXILARY GENERATOR AND WAS USED TO MONITOR LIGHT

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
Yes
Current Optic:
375 MM
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
Yes

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