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Kewaunee Pierhead Light

Location: on the south pier at the Kewaunee River entrance near Kewaunee, WI
Body of Water: Lake Michigan

About Kewaunee Pierhead Light

The location of the light is on the south pier at the Kewaunee River entrance. The nearest city is Kewaunee, WI. The station was first established in 1891. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1931.

The lighthouse is a square tower on a fog signal building.

The tower has a fixed white light at a focal plane height of 45 ft above mean high water. The light has a nominal range of 15 nautical miles.

Open to the Public?: Unknown    Active?: Yes

Identification number: 7-20955 (U.S.)

HORN: 1 blast ev 30s (3s bl).
Operated by keying the microphone five times on VHF FM channel 83A / 157.175MHz

The light replaced range lights constructed in 1891, and is located on the same pier.

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