Wednesday, August 23, 2017

SAND ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE

APOSTLE ISLANDS/LAKE SUPERIOR
Station Established: 1881
Year Current Tower(s) First Lit: 1881
Operational? YES
Automated? YES 1921
Deactivated: 1933-1980
Foundation Materials: STONE
Construction Materials: SANDSTONE
Tower Shape: OCTAGONAL
Markings/Pattern: GOTHIC
Relationship to Other Structure: ATTACHED
Original Lens: FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL 1881