Liston Range Front Light

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Liston Range Front Light
Liston Front Range Light, ca 1913, (New Castle County, Delaware).jpg
Liston Range Front Light is located in Delaware
Liston Range Front Light
Delaware
Coordinates 39°28′57.3″N 75°35′30.0″W / 39.482583°N 75.591667°W / 39.482583; -75.591667Coordinates: 39°28′57.3″N 75°35′30.0″W / 39.482583°N 75.591667°W / 39.482583; -75.591667
Year first constructed 1906
Automated 1976
Height 45 feet (14 m)
Focal height 45 feet (14 m)
Original lens Second order Fresnel lens
Characteristic white light, 3 s on, 3 s off
Admiralty number J1292
ARLHS number USA-436
USCG number

2-2445[1]

Liston Range Front Lighthouse
Liston Range Front Light is located in Delaware
Liston Range Front Light
Liston Range Front Light is located in the US
Liston Range Front Light
Location 1600 Belts Rd., Bay View Beach, Delaware
Architect Flagler, Maj. C.A.F.,; Warner and Blair
Architectural style Colonial Revival
NRHP Reference # 03001386[2]
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.[3]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2004.[2]

References[edit]

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