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Grand Island North (Old North) Light

 
Location: North end Grand Island / Lake Superior near Munising, MI

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About Grand Island North (Old North) Light

The location of the light is North end Grand Island / Lake Superior. The nearest city is Munising, MI. The station was first established in 1854. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1867. The light had a nominal range of 9 nautical miles. The tower height is 190 ft. The light had a period of 6 seconds.

Open to the Public?: No    Active?: No

Identification number: 7-14570 (U.S.)

The original light was deactivated in 1961 and a modern structure was erected nearby.

A 'flashing' light is a light in which the total duration of light in a period is shorter than the total duration of darkness and the appearances of light (flashes) are usually of equal duration. So in the 6 second period, the light is on for less than 3 then off for more than 3.

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