Search ||  A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z 

Name: Niagara River Front Range Light   

Feedback to the database manager

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

Location: Bird Island Pier, Upper Niagara River.

Click to enlarge: Photo   
Photo: Courtesy of Michel Forand
Related Photos

The front light was close to the present-day location of the Peace Bridge, linking Buffalo with Fort Erie, Ontario. The range was probably discontinued shortly after the bridge was inaugurated in 1927.

Tower Height: 60

Height of Focal Plane: 57

Characteristic and Range: Flashing white every 1 second, visible for 15 miles.

Description of Tower: 1885: White tower; lower part cylindrical, upper part conical; concrete base. Rebuilt in 1900.

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1885

Date Deactivated: c. 1920s-1930s

Current Use: Destroyed.

to Lighthouse Digest

USLHS Marker Fund

Lighthouse History
Research Institute

Shop Online

Subscribe   Contact Us   About Us   Copyright Foghorn Publishing, 1994- 2024 Lighthouse Facts       Lighthouse History