#3 Mariners Memorial Lighthouse

The Mariners Memorial Lighthouse (#3 of 129) resides in the City of River Rouge at the Dr. Henry Belanger Park alongside the Detroit River.

Location: Detroit River
Coordinates: 42° 16′ 18″ N, 83° 6′ 40″ W
Structure: Wood
Year First Lit: 2004
Height: 41 feet (12m)
Lens: LED

Fun Fact: This lighthouse was built by 27 volunteers in the summer of 2003 as a tribute to the ship-building heritage of the local community as well as to those that sail the lake and rivers of Michigan. In 2004 it was declared an Aid to Navigation (AtoN) by the US Coast Guard.

Owned by the City of River Rouge


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