Sturgeon Bay Canal North Pierhead Light

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Sturgeon Bay Canal North Pierhead Light
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Sturgeon Bay Canal North Pierhead Light is located in Wisconsin
Sturgeon Bay Canal North Pierhead Light
Location Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
Coordinates 44°47′31.26″N 87°18′34.322″W / 44.7920167°N 87.30953389°W / 44.7920167; -87.30953389Coordinates: 44°47′31.26″N 87°18′34.322″W / 44.7920167°N 87.30953389°W / 44.7920167; -87.30953389[1]
Year first constructed 1903
Year first lit 1903
Foundation Concrete
Construction Cast iron
Tower shape Cylindrical on square fog signal house
Height 39 feet (12 m)
Original lens Sixth order Fresnel lens
Current lens 12 inches (300 mm) Tideland Signal ML-300 acrylic lens[2]
Range 9 nautical miles (17 km; 10 mi)[1]
Characteristic Red, flashing 2.5 s[1]
USCG number 7-21005

The Sturgeon Bay Canal North Pierhead Light is a lighthouse located on Sturgeon Bay in Door County, Wisconsin.

Painted red, the light is situated on the north pier of the southern entrance to the Sturgeon Bay Ship Canal.

There are two lighthouses at this location, the other being the Sturgeon Bay Canal Lighthouse.

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