Friday, December 15, 2017

NORTH POINT (MILWAUKEE) LIGHTHOUSE

MILWAUKEE RIVER ENTRANCE/LAKE MICHIGAN
Station Established: 1855
Year Current Tower(s) First Lit: 1888
Operational? YES
Automated? YES
Deactivated: n/a
Foundation Materials: CONCRETE
Construction Materials: CAST IRON (1888)/STEEL (1912)
Tower Shape: OCTAGONAL
Markings/Pattern: WHITE WITH RED ROOF
Relationship to Other Structure: SEPARATE
Original Lens: FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL 1888