Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
North Point Light Station
Erected 2010 by Wisconsin State Historical Society. (Marker Number 535.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Lighthouses, Wisconsin Historical Society series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1887.
Location. 43° 3.924′ N, 87° 52.257′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of North Wahl Avenue and North Terrace Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Located within Lake Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2650 N Wahl Ave, Milwaukee WI 53211, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. North Point Lighthouse (a few steps from this marker); Prehistoric Burial Mound (approx. 0.4 miles away); Saint Mary's School of Nursing (approx. half a mile away); Saint John's Infirmary (approx. 0.6 miles away); Old North Point Water Tower (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lake Park (approx. 0.6 miles away); Villa Terrace (approx. ¾ mile away); The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
Also see . . .
1. Old Marker at this Location. This marker replaced an older one at this location titled “North Point Lighthouse” (Submitted on October 19, 2011.)
2. North Point Lighthouse Friends, Inc. (Submitted on October 19, 2011, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 16, 2011, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 665 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 16, 2011, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. 3, 4. submitted on October 17, 2011, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.