POINT ROBINSON

Year Established:
1885
Existing:
Yes
Source:
LL-1907
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
2009
Photo Credit:
Chad Kaiser
Photo Courtesy of:
US Lighthouse Society Archives
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
EAST END MAURY ISLAND/PUGET SOUND
Latitude:
47° 23'20"
Longitude:
122° 22'20"
City / Town:
VASHON ISLAND
U.S. State:
Washington
Location County:
KING
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
Yes
Light List Data:
  1. POINT ROBINSON
Light list data courtesy Gary Riemenschneider

STRUCTURE

Year Tower Established:
1915
Tower Construction Material:
MASONRY/CONCRETE
Tower Foundation:
MASONRY
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
40
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
40
Tower Shape:
SQUARE ATTACHED TO FOG SIG BLDG.
Fog Signal Building?:
Yes
Year Fog Signal Building Constructed:
1885
Fog Signal Bldg Construction Materials:
ATTACHED TO TOWER
Keeper's Quarters?:
Yes
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1915
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
WOOD FRAME
Other Structures:
ASST. KEEPERS, COAL SHED/OIL HOUSE, EQUIPMENT HOUSE, GARAGE (CA. 1930S), PAD OF BOATHOUSE, MARINE RAILWAY

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
Yes
Current Optic:
FIFTH ORDER, FRESNEL
Original Optic Type:
FIFTH ORDER, FRESNEL
Year Original Lens Installed:
1915
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
No

Comments:

Light Tower added in 1915.


Entered by:
t.wheeler
Entered Date:
Jul 21, 2017