Pelican Bay Light

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Pelican Bay Light
Pelican Bay Light is located in Oregon
Pelican Bay Light
Location Brookings, Oregon
Coordinates 42°02′30″N 124°15′46″W / 42.04175°N 124.26279°W / 42.04175; -124.26279Coordinates: 42°02′30″N 124°15′46″W / 42.04175°N 124.26279°W / 42.04175; -124.26279
Year first lit 1997
Foundation Natural/emplaced
Construction Wood
Tower shape Octagonal
Height 35 feet (11 m)
Original lens Fixed Acrylic Fresnel lens
Range 11 nautical miles (20 km; 13 mi)
Characteristic 3 flashes in 19.5 seconds, (1.5 seconds on, 2.5 off, 1.5 on, 2.5 off, 1.5 on, 10 off)[1]

The Pelican Bay Light (or Port of Brookings Light) is a small, privately owned lighthouse in Brookings, Oregon, United States. It overlooks the Port of Brookings Harbor and the mouth of the Chetco River. Built as an addition to an existing house, Pelican Bay Light is maintained by the Cady family of Brookings.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "Port of Brookings Lighthouse". NWcoast.com LLC. July 4, 1999. Retrieved March 12, 2009.