STANNARD ROCK

Year Established:
1882
Existing:
Yes
Source:
LL-1901
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
2005
Photo Credit:
Mike and Carol McKinney
Photo Courtesy of:
US Lighthouse Society Archives
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
OFF KEWEENAW PENINSULA/LAKE SUPERIOR
Latitude:
47° 10'58"
Longitude:
87° 13'31"
City / Town:
MANITOU ISLAND
U.S. State:
Michigan
Location County:
MARQUETTE
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
No
Light List Data:
  1. STANNARD ROCK
Light list data courtesy Gary Riemenschneider

STRUCTURE

Year Tower Established:
1882
Tower Construction Material:
DRESSED STONE
Tower Foundation:
CRIB
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
102 FT ABOVE WATER
Tower Shape:
CONICAL TOWER ON CYLINDRICAL CRIB
Fog Signal Building?:
No
Keeper's Quarters?:
Yes
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1882
Keeper's Quarters Style:
INTEGRAL TO TOWER
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
STONE

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
No
Current Optic:
300 MM
Original Optic Type:
SECOND ORDER, FRESNEL
Year Original Lens Installed:
1882
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
No

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