McGulpin Point

Year Established:
1869
Existing:
Yes
Source:
LL-1901
Download:
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
2009
Photo Credit:
Thomas Tag
Photo Courtesy of:
US Lighthouse Society Archives
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
SOUTH POINT MICHILIMACKINAC HARBOR/LAKE MICHIGAN
Latitude:
45° 47'06"
Longitude:
84° 46'20"
City / Town:
MACKINAW CITY
U.S. State:
Michigan
Location County:
EMMET
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
No
Light List Data:
  1. McGulpin Point
Light list data courtesy Gary Riemenschneider

STRUCTURE

Year Discontinued:
1906
Year Tower Established:
1869
Tower Construction Material:
YELLOW BRICK
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
38 FT
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
38 FT
Tower Shape:
OCTAGONAL
Fog Signal Building?:
No
Keeper's Quarters?:
Yes
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1869
Keeper's Quarters Style:
ATTACHED
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
YELLOW BRICK

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
No
Current Optic:
REMOVED
Year Original Lens Installed:
1892
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
No

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