Friday, August 18, 2017

LA POINTE (LONG ISLAND) LIGHTHOUSE

LONG ISLAND/CHEQUAMEGON BAY/LAKE SUPERIOR
Station Established: 1858
Year Current Tower(s) First Lit: 1896
Operational? YES
Automated? YES 1964
Deactivated: n/a
Foundation Materials: CONCRETE
Construction Materials: CAST IRON
Tower Shape: SKELETAL W/CENTRAL COLUMN
Markings/Pattern: WHITE
Relationship to Other Structure: SEPARATE
Original Lens: FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL 1896