Friday, August 18, 2017

ST. JAMES (BEAVER ISLAND HARBOR) LIGHTHOUSE

Location: WESTERN APPROACH MACKINAC STRAITS/LAKE MICHIGAN
Station Established: 1852
Year Current Tower(s) First Lit: 1870
Operational? YES
Automated? YES 1927
Deactivated: n/a
Foundation Materials:
Construction Materials: BRICK
Tower Shape: CYLINDRICAL
Markings/Pattern: WHITE (ORIG. YELLOW)
Relationship to Other Structure: SEPARATE
Original Lens: FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL 1870