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Big Sable Point (Grand Point au Sable)

Location: Ludington State Park near Ludington, MI
Body of Water: Lake Michigan
Photo by: Rachel Kramer
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About Big Sable Point (Grand Point au Sable)


The location of the light is Ludington State Park. The nearest city is Ludington, MI. The station was first established in 1867. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1867.

The lighthouse is a white conical tower with top and middle third black with a dwelling attached.

The tower has a fixed white light at a focal plane height of 106 ft above mean high water. The light has a nominal range of 15 nautical miles. The tower height is 112 ft.

Open to the Public?: Yes    Active?: Yes

Identification number: 7-18525 (U.S.)

Obscured from 238 to 346

The light was automated in 1968.

Big Sable Point (Grand Point au Sable) was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on Aug. 04, 1983, reference number 83004296.

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