LITTLE TRAVERSE (HARBOR SPRINGS)

Alternate Name(s):
HARBOR SPRINGS
Year Established:
1884
Existing:
Yes
Source:
LL-1901
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
2003
Photo Credit:
Mike and Carol McKinney
Photo Courtesy of:
US Lighthouse Society Archives
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
NORTH SIDE LITTLE TRAVERSE BAY/LAKE MICHIGAN
Latitude:
45° 25'07"
Longitude:
84° 58'42"
City / Town:
HARBOR SPRINGS
U.S. State:
Michigan
Location County:
EMMET
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
No
Light List Data:
  1. LITTLE TRAVERSE (HARBOR SPRINGS)
Light list data courtesy Gary Riemenschneider

STRUCTURE

Year Discontinued:
1963
Year Tower Established:
1884
Tower Construction Material:
RED BRICK
Tower Foundation:
CUT STONE
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
41 FT ABOVE WATER
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
34 FT
Tower Shape:
SQUARE
Fog Signal Building?:
Yes
Year Fog Signal Building Constructed:
1896
Fog Signal Bldg Construction Materials:
WOOD
Keeper's Quarters?:
Yes
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1884
Keeper's Quarters Style:
ATTACHED
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
RED BRICK
Other Structures:
BRICK PAINT LOCKER, SUMMER KITCHEN ATTACHED TO LIGHTHOUSE BY COVERED PORTICO, WOODEN BOAT STORAGE BUILDING, MODERN AUTO GARAGE

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
No
Current Optic:
FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL
Original Optic Type:
FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL
Year Original Lens Installed:
1884
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
No

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