Name: Head of Passes Light
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Nearest Town or City: Venice, Louisiana, United States
Location: Deer Island, approach to Mississippi River, Gulf of Mexico.
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Photo: U.S. Coast Guard
Description of Tower: 1852: 67-foot iron tower (moved to Pass a l'Outre circa 1854). 1853: Light in dormer window of dwelling. 1863: Light on wooden tripod.
This light is not operational
Date Established: 1852
Date Deactivated: 1872
Optics: 1854: Sixth order Fresnel lens.
Current Use: Destroyed.
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