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Name: Fourteen Foot Shoal Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
Cheboygan, Michigan, United States

Location: Cheboygan Harbor, Lake Huron.


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Photo: Jaqueline Styles
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Managing Organization:
U.S. Coast Guard

Notes:
This lighthouse never was staffed by keepers; it was operated remotely from Poe Reef Light.

Height of Focal Plane: 55

Description of Tower: White, cylindrical steel tower with red lantern, on roof of fog signal building.

This light is operational

Other Buildings?
Intergral fog signal building.

Date Established: 1930

Date Present Tower Built: 1930

Optics: 1930: Fourth order Fresnel lens; now 250 mm.

Fog Signal: Originally diaphone horn.

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? No.

Directions:
Accessible by boat only. The lighthouse can be seen from tours offered by Mackinac Seaplane Tours -- see www.mackinacseaplanes.com or call 906-632-9746.

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