HOLLAND HARBOR (SOUTH PIERHEAD)

Year Established:
1873
Existing:
Yes
Download:
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
2005
Photo Credit:
Thomas Tag
Photo Courtesy of:
US Lighthouse Society Archives
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
BLACK LAKE/LAKE MICHIGAN
Latitude:
42° 46.21'
Longitude:
86° 12.44'
City / Town:
HOLLAND
U.S. State:
Michigan
Location County:
OTTAWA
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
Yes
Light List Data:
  1. HOLLAND HARBOR (SOUTH PIERHEAD)
Light list data courtesy Gary Riemenschneider

STRUCTURE

Year Tower Established:
1936
Tower Construction Material:
WOOD
Tower Foundation:
PIER
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
52
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
32
Tower Shape:
SQUARE
Fog Signal Building?:
No
Keeper's Quarters?:
Yes
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1907
Keeper's Quarters Style:
TWIN GABLE (INTEGRAL)
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
BRICK

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
Yes
Current Optic:
250 MM
Original Optic Type:
FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL
Year Original Lens Installed:
1907
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
No

Entered by:
t.wheeler
Entered Date:
Jul 20, 2017