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Name: Maumee Bay Outer Front Light  

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Also known as: Maumee Bay Inner Rear Light

Also known as: Straight Channel Range

Nearest Town or City:
Toledo, Ohio, United States

Location: Maumee Bay, Lake Erie.

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Photo: U.S. Coast Guard

This light served as both the front light of the Outer Range and the rear light of the Inner Range.

Tower Height: 42

Height of Focal Plane: 42

Characteristic and Range: Fixed white, later fixed green.

Description of Tower: 1898: Red, square, pyramidal skeleton tower with a black lantern and watchroom on an "artificial island" (detached pier).

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1884

Date Deactivated: 1950s

Current Use: Destroyed.


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