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Name: Indiana Harbor East Breakwater Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
East Chicago, Indiana, United States

Location: East Chicago Harbor, Lake Michigan.

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Managing Organization:
U.S. Coast Guard

This lighthouse is virtually a twin of the Port Washington Breakwater Light in Wisconsin.

Tower Height: 75

Height of Focal Plane: 78

Characteristic and Range: Isophase green light, 3 s on, 3 s off.

Description of Tower: White, square steel Art Deco tower.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1935

Date Present Tower Built: 1935

Optics: Now 375 mm.

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? No.

Best seen by boat.


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