Draft:Cleveland Harbor Main Entrance Lighthouse

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Cleveland Harbor Main Entrance Lighthouse
Cleveland West Pierhead Light, Cleveland, OH.jpg
Cleveland West Pierhead Lighthouse
Cleveland Harbor Main Entrance Lighthouse is located in Ohio
Cleveland Harbor Main Entrance Lighthouse
Cleveland Harbor Main Entrance Lighthouse
Locationwest of the mouth of the Cuyahoga River in Cleveland, Ohio.
Coordinates41°30′32.21″N 081°43′04.35″W / 41.5089472°N 81.7178750°W / 41.5089472; -81.7178750Coordinates: 41°30′32.21″N 081°43′04.35″W / 41.5089472°N 81.7178750°W / 41.5089472; -81.7178750
Year first constructed1885 (1885) (original station), 1911 (current station)
Year first lit1885
Automated1965
Tower shapeConical
Markings / patternWhite
Focal height63 feet (19 m)
Original lensFourth order Fresnel
Range14 miles (23 km)
CharacteristicFlashing red every 6 seconds
Fog signalHorn, 2 blasts every 30 seconds.
Operates from Apr 1 to Dec 1.
Operates by keying microphone five times on VHF-FM channel 83A.
USCG number7-4160
Cleveland West Pierhead Light
LocationCleveland Harbor on Lake Erie
MPSU.S. Coast Guard Lighthouses and Light Stations on the Great Lakes TR
NRHP reference #83001950
Added to NRHP04 Aug 1983

Cleveland Harbor Main Lighthouse, also known as Cleveland West Pierhead Light, is a lighthouse located on the west pierhead guarding the west breakwater at the mouth of the Cuyahoga River in the city of Cleveland, Ohio.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cleveland Harbor Main Entrance Lighthouse". LighthouseFriends. Retrieved 25 September 2018.