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Sturgeon Bay in Door County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Dunlap Reef Light Tower

 
 
Dunlap Reef Light Tower Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 6, 2015
1. Dunlap Reef Light Tower Marker
Inscription.

This light tower was used by the Coast Guard to mark Dunlap Reef, which is east of the navigation channel and north of the railroad bridge spur. (Bay View Park) in Sturgeon Bay.

Purchased with funds provided by Door County Marine Men's Club
 
Erected by Door County Maritime Museum.
 
Location. 44° 49.826′ N, 87° 23.038′ W. Marker is in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, in Door County. Marker is on Madison Avenue north of Larch Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker and tower are on the grounds of the Door County Maritime Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 120 North Madison Avenue, Sturgeon Bay WI 54235, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Propeller and Stirrup Bearing (a few steps from this marker); Steam Engine (within shouting distance of this marker); Sturgeon Bay Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Semper Paratus (within shouting distance of this marker); 41-Foot Utility Boat Large (UTB) (within shouting distance of this marker); The Old Bridge (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fish Tug Linda E (about 300 feet away); Anchor (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sturgeon Bay.
 
Also see . . .

Dunlap Reef Light Tower and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 6, 2015
2. Dunlap Reef Light Tower and Marker
 Door County Maritime Museum, Sturgeon Bay WI. (Submitted on November 26, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 26, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 126 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 26, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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