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Name: Lansing Shoal Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
Naubinway, Michigan, United States

Location: Northern Lake Michigan.

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Photo: U.S. Coast Guard

Managing Organization:
U.S. Coast Guard

Tower Height: 59

Height of Focal Plane: 69

Description of Tower: Square reinforced concrete tower on concrete crib.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1900

Date Present Tower Built: 1928

Date Automated: 1976

Optics: 1928: Third order Fresnel lens (now on display at the Michigan Historical Museum in Lansing); now 190 mm, solar powered.

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? No.

Accessible by boat only. It can be seen from tours offered by Mackinac Seaplane Tours -- see or call 906-632-9746.

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