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Name: New Buffalo Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
New Buffalo, Michigan, United States

Location: Ten miles northeast of Michigan City (Indiana), Lake Michigan.

This lighthouse was apparently destroyed by erosion. As of February 2002 there are plans in the works to reconstruct it as the centerpiece for a park in New Buffalo.

Description of Tower: Conical tower.

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1839

Date Deactivated: 1859

Current Use: Destroyed.

Keepers: Thomas S. Smith (1840-1841), Elijah B. Pressey (1841-1845), Reuben Smith (1845-1849), Joseph W. Miller (1849-1853) Reuben W. Smith (1853-1859?)

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