SOUTH MANITOU ISLAND LIGHT

Location:
Body of Water: Lake Michigan
County: Leelanau
Year Station Established: 1839
Siting: Island
Latitude: 45° 00' 26"
Longitude: 86° 05' 39"

PHOTOGRAPH OF THE SOUTH MANITOU LIGHTHOUSE
Year Constructed: 1858
Year Current Tower(s) First Lit: 1872
Operational? No
Deactivated: 1958
Foundation Materials: PILING
Construction Materials: BRICK
Ancillary Buildings: No
Grounds: No
Bottomlands: No
COE Structure: No
Architectural Style: CONICAL
Markings/Pattern: WHITE W/BLACK TRIM
Relationship to Other Structure: ATTACHED
Original Lens: THIRD ORDER, FRESNEL 1871
Owner: National Park Service
Open to the Public? Yes
Museum: Yes
Other Important Dates: 1872 (keeper's house added)