Presque Isle Light
By Dave Wobser

Built in 1873, the 68 foot square brick tower with attached 2-story dwelling is located on Presque Isle peninsula near Erie, PA.

This lighthouse replaced the 1867 Erie Land Light.

The Fourth Order lens has a focal plane 73 above lake level.

The dwelling is used as a residence by park employees. Please respect their privacy.

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2005 Photograph by Tom Maggio

2011 water views - Dave Wobser
    

Location: Presque Isle peninsula near Erie, PA
Date Built: 1873
Active: Yes

Open to
public:

Yes. Exterior only.

 

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