Sunday, October 22, 2017

WAUGOSHANCE LIGHTHOUSE

Location: NW OF WAUGOSHANCE ISLAND/LAKE MICHIGAN
Station Established: 1832
Year Current Tower(s) First Lit: 1851
Operational? NO
Automated? NO
Deactivated: 1912
Foundation Materials: TIMBER CRIB FILLED W/STONE
Construction Materials: BRICK ENCASED W/IRON PLATE
Tower Shape: CONICAL (ENCASED IN IRON IN 1883)
Markings/Pattern: NATURAL
Relationship to Other Structure: INTEGRAL
Original Lens: FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL