Friday, August 18, 2017

OLD MACKINAC POINT LIGHTHOUSE


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History Of Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse

STRAITS OF MACKINAC PASSAGE/LAKE HURON
Station Established: 1890
Year Current Tower(s) First Lit: 1892
Operational? NO
Automated? UNK
Deactivated: 1957
Foundation Materials: STONE
Construction Materials: BRICK
Tower Shape: CYLINDRICAL
Markings/Pattern: NATURAL
Relationship to Other Structure: ATTACHED
Original Lens: FOURTH ORDER 1892

Location

526 North Huron Avenue
Mackinaw City, Michigan 49701

GPS coordinates: N 45-degrees  47.198;  W 084-degrees 43.761

Enter through the 1907 Fog Signal Station/Museum Store. Pets on leashes are welcome.

Explore

Take time to climb the tower and visit the museum. You will be stepping back in time and experience the lighthouse like the keepers of the past.

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