Mare Island Light

Year Established:
1873
Existing:
No
Source:
LL-1907
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Credit:
USLHB
Photo Courtesy of:
National Archives 26-LG-64a-68
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
North Side Of San Pablo Bay Entrance
Latitude:
38° 04'19"
Longitude:
122° 15'19"
U.S. State:
California
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

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

STRUCTURE

Year Discontinued:
1917
Disposition:
Replaced by Carquinez Strait Light in 1910, Buildings Razed
Year Tower Established:
1873
Tower Construction Material:
WOOD
Tower Foundation:
NATURAL
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
74
Tower Shape:
SQUARE
Tower Daymark:
White
Fog Signal Building?:
No
Keeper's Quarters?:
No
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1873
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
WOOD FRAME
Other Structures:
Wharf, Fog-signal, barn, shed

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
No
Original Optic Type:
FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL
Year Original Lens Installed:
1873
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
No

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