SHERWOOD POINT

Year Established:
1883
Existing:
Yes
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
1999
Photo Credit:
Mike and Carol McKinney
Photo Courtesy of:
US Lighthouse Society Archives
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
STURGEON BAY/GREEN BAY/LAKE MICHIGAN
Latitude:
44° 53.6'
Longitude:
87° 26'
City / Town:
IDLEWILD
U.S. State:
Wisconsin
Location County:
DOOR
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
No
Light List Data:
  1. SHERWOOD POINT
Light list data courtesy Gary Riemenschneider

STRUCTURE

Year Tower Established:
1883
Tower Construction Material:
BRICK
Tower Foundation:
CONCRETE
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
61
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
37
Tower Shape:
SQUARE
Fog Signal Building?:
Yes
Fog Signal Bldg Construction Materials:
WOOD
Keeper's Quarters?:
Yes
Keeper's Quarters Style:
ATTACHED
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
BRICK

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
Yes
Current Optic:
UNKNOWN
Original Optic Type:
FIFTH ORDER FRESNEL / FOURTH ORDER FRESNEL
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
No

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