Erie Land Lighthouse

Erie Land Lighthouse (HMRHH)

Location: Erie, PA 16507 Erie County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 8.646', W 80° 3.698'

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The first lighthouse to shine on the Great Lakes. Created to aid navigation and promote shipping, the original 20-ft. beacon (1818) and the subsequent brick tower (1858) were built upon unstable soil. The sandstone tower (1867) was the 3rd built here.
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HM NumberHMRHH
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Year Placed2002
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 8:44pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 577538 N 4666201
Decimal Degrees42.14410000, -80.06163333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 8.646', W 80° 3.698'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 8' 38.76" N, 80° 3' 41.88" W
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Area Code(s)814
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1200-1298 Lakefront Dr, Erie PA 16507, US
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