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Name: Lorain East Breakwater Light  

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Also known as: Lorain Harbor Light

Nearest Town or City:
Lorain, Ohio, United States

Location: End of east breakwater in Lorain Harbor, Lake Erie.

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Photo: Nancy J. Rau
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Managing Organization:
U.S. Coast Guard

This tower replaced the 1917 lighthouse on the west breakwater as the official Lorain Harbor Light.

Tower Height: 55

Height of Focal Plane: 60

Characteristic and Range: White flash every 6 seconds.

Description of Tower: White square steel tower.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1965

Date Present Tower Built: 1965

Fog Signal: Automated horn, 1 blast every 30 seconds.

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? No.

Views of this tower are possible from the boat ramps behind the water treatment plant in downtown Lorain.


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