PORT WASHINGTON (OLD)

Year Established:
1850
Existing:
Yes
Source:
LL-1901
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
2016
Photo Credit:
Thomas Tag
Photo Courtesy of:
US Lighthouse Society Archives
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
PORT WASHINGTON HARBOR
Latitude:
43° 23'29"
Longitude:
87° 52"06"
City / Town:
PORT WASHINGTON
U.S. State:
Wisconsin
Location County:
OZAUKEE
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
Yes
Light List Data:
  1. PORT WASHINGTON (OLD)
Light list data courtesy Gary Riemenschneider

STRUCTURE

Year Discontinued:
1903
Year Tower Established:
1860
Tower Construction Material:
BRICK
Tower Foundation:
STONE
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
113 FT ABOVE WATER
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
40 FT
Tower Shape:
HOUSE WITH REPLICA LANTERN
Fog Signal Building?:
Yes
Year Fog Signal Building Constructed:
1934
Keeper's Quarters?:
Yes
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1860
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
BRICK

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
No
Current Optic:
NONE
Original Optic Type:
FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
No

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