Rouleau Point Range Lights

1897

LAKE SUPERIOR LIGHTS

USCG PHOTO 1
(Front range light)
USCG PHOTO 2
(Rear range light)
USCG PHOTO 3
(lighthouse site)

LIGHTHOUSES OF MICHIGAN

Both range lights are now rectangular dayboards with red outer stripes and white center stripes (#15040 and #15045 in the 2000 USCG Light List).

LOCATION: On axis of Lily Pond Lower Canal, Portage Lake, Lake Superior
(Rear range light is 1,280 feet from Front range light.)

CURRENT TOWER LIT: 1937

CURRENT USE: Active aid to navigation

AUTOMATED: Yes

FOUNDATION MATERIALS: Emplaced

LIGHTHOUSE MATERIALS: Front range --- wood / Rear range --- steel & wood

TOWER SHAPE: Front range --- Rectangular daymark with square base
 / Rear range --- Rectangular with slatted rectangular daymark

COLOR(S)/MARKINGS/PATTERN: Front range --- natural / Rear range --- black and white

ORIGINAL LENS: 1,200 candlepower Electric Range Lens