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Menominee (North Pier) Light

 
Location: Menominee River entrance near Menominee, MI
Body of Water: Green Bay

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About Menominee (North Pier) Light

The location of the light is Menominee River entrance. The nearest city is Menominee, MI. The station was first established in 1877. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1927.

The lighthouse is a red tapered octagonal tower.

The tower has a flashing red light at a focal plane height of 46 ft above mean high water. The light has a nominal range of 9 nautical miles. The tower height is 34 ft. The light has a period of 4 seconds.

Open to the Public?: Unknown    Active?: Yes

Identification number: 7-21935 (U.S.)

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 4 second period, the light is on for less than 2 then off for more than 2.

Menominee (North Pier) Light was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on July 27, 2005, reference number 05000738.

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