Point Aux Roches Light

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Point Aux Roches Light
Point Aux Roches Light
Point Aux Roches Light is located in New York
Point Aux Roches Light
Location Lake Champlain, North of Plattsburgh, New York
Coordinates 44°47′58″N 73°21′38″W / 44.79944°N 73.36056°W / 44.79944; -73.36056Coordinates: 44°47′58″N 73°21′38″W / 44.79944°N 73.36056°W / 44.79944; -73.36056
Year first lit 1858
Deactivated 1989
Foundation Limestone Blocks
Construction Blue limestone block
Tower shape Octagonal
Markings / pattern Natural
Focal height 59 feet (18 m)
Original lens Sixth Order Fresnel lens
Current lens 9.8 inches (250 mm)
Fog signal None
ARLHS number USA-614 [1]

Point Aux Roches Light, sometimes referred to as Pointe Au Roches or Point Au Roches, is a lighthouse on Lake Champlain in New York. It is just north of Point Au Roches State Park.

The Coast Guard sold the property in the 1930s. It is a private residence now.


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