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Near Gulliver in Schoolcraft County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Seul Choix Point Light

Built 1892-1895

 
 
Seul Choix Point Light Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 13, 2005
1. Seul Choix Point Light Marker
Inscription. This harbor of refuge, named by the French and translated "Only Choice," is one of only a few along this shore of Lake Michigan. Located at 45 55' 22" north latitude and 85 54' 45" west longitude, the tower rises 78 feet-9 inches high and is surmounted by a ten sided cast iron lantern. Originally housing a third order Fresnel lens, it is now powered by an airport beacon with 17 mile visibility.
 
Location. 45° 55.283′ N, 85° 54.75′ W. Marker is near Gulliver, Michigan, in Schoolcraft County. Marker can be reached from Seul Choix Road (County Route 431) 0.2 miles east of John Goudreau Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gulliver MI 49840, United States of America.
 
Also see . . .  Seul Choix Point Light House on Lake Michigan in the UP of Michigan. (Submitted on April 25, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesWaterways & Vessels
 
Seul Choix Point Light image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 13, 2005
2. Seul Choix Point Light
Seul Choix Point Light image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 13, 2005
3. Seul Choix Point Light
Seul Choix Point Light image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, August 13, 2005
4. Seul Choix Point Light
and accompanying birdhouse
Seul Choix Point Light image. Click for full size.
By United State Coast Guard, circa 1915
5. Seul Choix Point Light
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 25, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 602 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 25, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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