5 edition of Great Lakes Lighthouses 2004 Calendar found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||May 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 94 p. :|
|Number of Pages||61|
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It has been adapted as a fur trade museum and is open to the public. MI State Historic Preservation Objects. If you are within 200 yards of any Michigan lighthouse you can activate the foghorn.
In addition, two elevated flashing green lights create a range effect for navigating to the dock. He was keeper of the first Presque Isle lighthouse which marked a harbor of refuge for sailing vessels. Across the international border, lighthouses beckon visitors, but often water transportation is required to get close.
Navigators had long complained that the narrow canal, difficult to locate even in fair weather, needed a second beacon, and the Lake Carriers Association made numerous requests for a light marking the north breakwall.
Mayhew served the light for 11 years before getting an official home. Clair Flats Canal Upper Light Station, Mich. —This name is given to some strange Indians according to the sayings of the Otchipwes [Ojibwe]who are rowing through the woods, and who are sometimes heard shooting, but never seen.
In 1873 the channel was deepened to 16 feet for a width of 200 feet.
The "Feast of Epona" involves the blessing of horses and other animals by a local churchman.
Are there motels in the area Dennis Henderson• Eventually, the Old Mackinac Point Light Station was deemed the more easily managed lighthouse between the two, and McGulpin Point Lighthouse was decommissioned in 1906.