Friday, August 18, 2017

MINNEAPOLIS SHOAL LIGHTHOUSE

10 MILES S. OF PENINSULA POINT/LAKE MICHIGAN
Station Established: 1935
Year Current Tower(s) First Lit: 1935
Operational? YES
Automated? YES 1979
Deactivated: n/a
Foundation Materials: CONCRETE PIER ON CONCRETE CRIB
Construction Materials: STEEL/REINFORCED CONCRETE
Tower Shape: OCTAGONAL
Markings/Pattern: CREAM COLORED
Relationship to Other Structure: INTEGRAL
Original Lens: FOURTH ORDER, FRESNEL