#37 McGulpin Point Lighthouse

McGulpin Point Lighthouse (#37 of 129) is located west of Mackinaw City, Michigan on the shores of Lake Michigan.

Location: Lake Michigan
Coordinates: 45.78690°N 84.7722°W
Structure: Brick
Year First Lit: 1869
Focal Height: 102 feet (31 m)
Lens: 3.5 Order Fresnel

Fun Fact: James Davenport was the one and only lighthouse keeper for this light, serving for 27 years. During the navigational season he and his wife raised nine children in the small story and a half structure.

Currently being preserved and restored by Emmet County


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