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Name: DeTour Point Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
DeTour Village, Michigan, United States

Location: Northern end of Lake Huron, entrance to St. Mary's River.


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Photo: Courtesy of Michel Forand

Notes:
While established in 1847 the light was not shown until 1848. This onshore station was replaced by the DeTour Reef Lighthouse in 1931.

Description of Tower: 1848: 65-foot white stone tower; 1861: iron skeletal tower with central cylinder.

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1847

Date Deactivated: 1931

Optics: 1848: 13 lamps and 14-inch reflectors.

Current Use: Destroyed.

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