Liston Range Front Light

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Liston Range Front Light
Liston Front Range Light, ca 1913, (New Castle County, Delaware).jpg
Location Bay View Beach
Coordinates 39°28′58″N 75°35′31″W / 39.4829°N 75.592°W / 39.4829; -75.592Coordinates: 39°28′58″N 75°35′31″W / 39.4829°N 75.592°W / 39.4829; -75.592
Year first constructed 1906
Automated 1976
Height 45 feet (14 m)
Original lens Second order Fresnel lens
Characteristic white light, 3 s on, 3 s off
ARLHS number USA-436
Liston Range Front Lighthouse
Location 1600 Belts Rd., Bay View Beach, Delaware
Architect Flagler, Maj. C.A.F.,; Warner and Blair
Architectural style Colonial Revival
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 03001386[1]
Added to NRHP January 14, 2004

Liston Range Front Lighthouse is a lighthouse in Delaware, United States, on the Delaware River, Delaware. It is a Range light, paired with the Liston Range Rear Light, to create the Liston Range.

History[edit]

Liston Range Front Lighthouse was built in 1906. It was a 3 story wood keeper's house with a square wood cupola on top and had a second order Fresnel lens.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2004.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Robin Bodo and William H. Duncan (May 2003). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Liston Range Front Lighthouse".  and Accompanying 14 photos