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Dunkirk in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Dunkirk Lighthouse

 
 
Dunkirk Lighthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 24, 2003
1. Dunkirk Lighthouse Marker
Inscription.
Dunkirk Lighthouse
has been placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places
By The United States
Department of The Interior
Built 1875

 
Erected by United States Department of the Interior.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Great Lakes Seaway Trail National Scenic Byway marker series.
 
Location. 42° 29.628′ N, 79° 21.234′ W. Marker is in Dunkirk, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker can be reached from Point Drive North 0.6 miles north of Lake Shore Drive West (New York State Route 5). Touch for map. Located on the lighthouse grounds at the Veteran's Park Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Dunkirk NY 14048, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Lighthouse Service (a few steps from this marker); Large Anchor (within shouting distance of this marker); Dedicated to Corporal Cyrus W. James (within shouting distance of this marker); To All Who Served (approx. 0.9 miles away); In Honor of Those Who Served (approx. 0.9 miles away); To All That Served Honorably
Historic Dunkirk Lighthouse Informational Sign image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 23, 2015
2. Historic Dunkirk Lighthouse Informational Sign
Recent picture. This is a Great Lakes Seaway Trail series marker.
(approx. 0.9 miles away); Eastern Basin Shipwrecks (approx. one mile away); Birds of the Harbor (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dunkirk.
 
Also see . . .
1. Dunkirk Lighthouse. Official Website (Submitted on January 23, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 

2. Video Tour - - Part 1 :: Courtesy V.I.P. Chautauqua - Cable 8 T. V.::. (Submitted on January 23, 2012.)
3. Video Tour - - Part 2 :: Courtesy V.I.P. Chautauqua - Cable 8 T. V.::. (Submitted on January 23, 2012.)
4. Video Tour - - Part 3 :: Courtesy V.I.P. Chautauqua - Cable 8 T. V.::. (Submitted on January 23, 2012.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Historic Dunkirk Lighthouse Informational Sign image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 24, 2003
3. Historic Dunkirk Lighthouse Informational Sign
Describing duties and functions of the lighthouse. This is a Great Lakes Seaway Trail series marker.
Dunkirk Lighthouse image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 23, 2015
4. Dunkirk Lighthouse
Dunkirk Lighthouse image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 23, 2015
5. Dunkirk Lighthouse
Dunkirk Lighthouse image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 23, 2015
6. Dunkirk Lighthouse
Dunkirk Lighthouse image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 23, 2015
7. Dunkirk Lighthouse
Dunkirk Lighthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 24, 2003
8. Dunkirk Lighthouse Marker
Lighthouse at Point Gratiot on Lake Erie, near Dunkirk, New York image. Click for full size.
By Unknown
9. Lighthouse at Point Gratiot on Lake Erie, near Dunkirk, New York
Source: US Coast Guard
Dunkirk Lighthouse Interior image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 24, 2003
10. Dunkirk Lighthouse Interior
Old stove
Dunkirk Lighthouse Interior image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 24, 2003
11. Dunkirk Lighthouse Interior
Fireplace in living room
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 23, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 549 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on January 23, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on June 12, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.   3. submitted on January 23, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.   4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on June 12, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.   8. submitted on January 23, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.   9. submitted on January 24, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.   10, 11. submitted on January 23, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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