Presque Isle in Presque Isle County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Old Presque Isle Lighthouse
Erected 1965 by Michigan Historical Commission. (Marker Number L39.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Michigan Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 45° 20.517′ N, 83° 28.683′ W. Marker is in Presque Isle, Michigan, in Presque Isle County. Marker can be reached from East Grand Lake Road one mile north of County Road 638. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Presque Isle MI 49777, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Presque Isle Front Range Light (approx. 0.7 miles away); Burnham's Landing (approx. 0.9 miles away); Presque Isle Light Station (approx. 1.2 miles away); John Kauffman / John Kauffman House (approx. 2.6 miles away); Presque Isle Lodge (approx. 2.8 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Seeing the Light - Old Presque Isle Light. A detailed history of original light house, built in 1840 which includes vintage photos. (Submitted on February 3, 2011.)
2. Seeing the Light - New Presque Isle Light. Built in 1870, this "new" light replaced the original 1840 lighthouse. (Submitted on February 3, 2011.)
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 3, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 573 times since then and 22 times this year. Last updated on February 8, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 3, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.