ROUND ISLAND (ST. MARY'S RIVER)

Year Established:
1892
Existing:
Yes
Source:
LL-1901
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
2003
Photo Credit:
Mike and Carol McKinney
Photo Courtesy of:
US Lighthouse Society Archives
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
ST. MARYS RIVER/BETW PT AUX FRENES & LIME ISLAND
Latitude:
46° 06'26"
Longitude:
84° 01'19"
City / Town:
RABER
U.S. State:
Michigan
Location County:
CHIPPEWA
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
No
Light List Data:
  1. ROUND ISLAND (ST. MARY'S RIVER)
Light list data courtesy Gary Riemenschneider

STRUCTURE

Year Tower Established:
1892
Tower Construction Material:
WOOD
Tower Foundation:
BRICK
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
40 FT ABOVE WATER
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
35 FT
Tower Shape:
SQUARE
Fog Signal Building?:
No
Keeper's Quarters?:
Yes
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1892
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
WOOD

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
No
Original Optic Type:
LENS LANTERN
Year Original Lens Installed:
1892
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
No

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