TWO HARBORS

Year Established:
1892
Existing:
Yes
Source:
LL-1901
Download:
File Type:
jpg (image/jpeg)
Photo Date:
1995
Photo Credit:
Thomas Tag
Photo Courtesy of:
US Lighthouse Society Archives
Collection / Donor:

LOCATION

Location:
POINT BETWEEN AGATE & BURLINGTON BAYS
Latitude:
47° 0.0'53"
Longitude:
91° 39'24"
City / Town:
TWO HARBORS
U.S. State:
Minnesota
Location County:
LAKE
Country:
United States

OWNER & ACCESS

Open to Public:
Yes
Light List Data:
  1. TWO HARBORS
Light list data courtesy Gary Riemenschneider

STRUCTURE

Year Tower Established:
1892
Tower Construction Material:
BRICK
Tower Foundation:
STONE
Height of light above mean high water, in feet:
78 FT ABOVE WATER
Height, in feet, from base of structure to center of lantern:
43.5 FT
Tower Shape:
SQUARE
Fog Signal Building?:
Yes
Year Fog Signal Building Constructed:
1892
Fog Signal Bldg Construction Materials:
WOOD
Keeper's Quarters?:
Yes
Year Keeper's Quarters:
1892
Keeper's Quarters Style:
ATTACHED TO TOWER
Keeper's Quarters Construction:
RED BRICK
Other Structures:
WOOD STORAGE BUILDING, RED BRICK OIL HOUSE, WOODEN ASST. KEEPERS DWELLING (1892), WOOD GARAGE (1936)

OPTICS

Active Aid to Navigation?:
Yes
Current Optic:
DCB-224
Original Optic Type:
FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL
Year Original Lens Installed:
1892
Private Aid:
No
USCG Access to Optics:
No

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