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Name: Wind Point Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
Racine, Wisconsin, United States

Location: Racine Harbor, Lake Michigan.


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Photo: Alan Culley
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Managing Organization:
Village of Wind Point

Telephone: 262-639-3777

Contact Address Information:
4725 Lighthouse Dr
Wind Point
Wisconsin, 53402, United States

Tower Height: 108

Height of Focal Plane: 111

Description of Tower: White, conical brick tower.

This light is operational

Other Buildings?
1880 1.5 story brick keeper's house, 1900 brick fog signal building, oil house, garage, two storage buildings.

Date Established: 1880

Date Present Tower Built: 1880

Date Automated: 1964

Optics: 1880: Third order Fresnel lens; now DCB-24 for 35 years. Replaced in 2007 by Vega VRB-25..

Fog Signal: 1900: Steam powered fog horn (removed 1964).

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Yes.

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places

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