Racine Reef

Year Established:
1899
Existing:
No
Non-Existing (More Info.):
Replaced with Minor ATON
Source:
LL-1901
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
ca 1909
Photo Credit:
Old Postcard
Photo Courtesy of:
US Lighthouse Society Archives
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
Lake Michigan
Latitude:
42 43'39"
Longitude:
87 44'10"
U.S. State:
Wisconsin
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
No

STRUCTURE

Year Discontinued:
1961
Disposition:
Destroyed
Year Tower Established:
1906
Tower Construction Material:
Brick- Concrete
Tower Foundation:
concrete
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
72 Feet
Tower Shape:
Octagonal
Tower Daymark:
White
Fog Signal Building?:
No
Keeper's Quarters?:
No
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1906
Keeper's Quarters Style:
integrated
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
Brick

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
No
Original Optic Type:
4th order Fresnel
Year Original Lens Installed:
1906
Private Aid:
No
Year Automated:
1954
USCG Access to Optics:
No

Entered by:
tomtag
Entered Date:
Sep 16, 2017