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William E. Dever Crib Light

Location: near Chicago, IL
Body of Water: Lake Michigan

About William E. Dever Crib Light

The nearest city is Chicago, IL. The station was first established in 1935. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1935.

The lighthouse is a skeleton tower.

The tower has a quick white light at a focal plane height of 72 ft above mean high water. The light has a nominal range of 22 nautical miles.

Open to the Public?: No    Active?: Yes

Identification number: 7-20040 (U.S.)

The crib serves as a protection for this region's fresh water intake from Lake Michigan.

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