Fairway Island

Year Established:
1904
Existing:
No
Source:
LL-1907
Download:
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
1904
Photo Credit:
US Lighthouse Establishment
Photo Courtesy of:
US Lighthouse Society Archives
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
Peril Strait/ne Of Catherine Island
Latitude:
57° 26'32"
Longitude:
134° 51'39"
U.S. State:
Alaska
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
No
Light List Data:
  1. Fairway Island
Light list data courtesy Gary Riemenschneider

STRUCTURE

Year Discontinued:
1911
Year Tower Established:
1904
Tower Construction Material:
WOOD
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
37
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
6
Tower Shape:
HEXAGONAL
Fog Signal Building?:
No
Keeper's Quarters?:
No
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1904
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
WOOD
Other Structures:
BOATHOUSE

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
No
Original Optic Type:
Lens Lantern
Year Original Lens Installed:
1904
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
No

Entered by:
t.wheeler
Entered Date:
Jan 15, 2018