Mitchener Point Lighthouse

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MITCHENER POINT I - Light Details

  • Light Type: Cassion Light
  • Location: On marsh southward of point, west side Avon River
  • Standing: This light is no longer standing.
  • Operating: This light is no longer operating.
  • Began: 1908
  • Year Lit: 1908
  • Structure Type: Tapered square wood tower, white, wood lantern
  • Light Characteristic: Fixed White (1941)
  • Tower Height: 042ft feet high.
  • Light Height: 042ft feet above water level.

History Items for This Lighthouse

  • 1922 - 1941 - 5th order dioptric lens, fixed red catatropic light from window
  • 1930 - fixed red light shown from south window
  • 1966 - 1970 - replaced by present tower between these dates

MITCHENER POINT II - Light Details

  • Location: On marsh southward of point, west side Avon River
  • Standing: This light is no longer standing.
  • Operating: This light is no longer operating.
  • Date Automated: Automated by 1993
  • Decommissioned: This light has been decommissioned.
  • Began: 1908
  • Year Lit: 1908
  • Structure Type: Fiberglass tower, red, two white stripes, no lantern

Highlights

  • County: Hants
  • Region: Fundy Shore & Annapolis Valley
  • Body of Water: Avon River
  • Scenic Drive: Evangeline Trail
  • Site Access: Requires Hike
  • Characteristic:
  • Tower Height:
  • Height Above Water:
  • Latitude: 45~02~42
  • Longitude: 64~08~36
  • Off Shore: No
  • Still Standing: No
  • Still Operating: No

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1675 Lower Water Street
Halifax NS, Canada B3J 1S3