Report for Bakers Island, tower 2 (Massachusetts) - 1858

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Area of the Entire Site: 10 acres
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Inclosures to Premises / Type of Fence: Stone wall
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Means Used for Support of Lantern: Tower
Number of Separate Lights: 1
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Height from Base to Ventilator Ball: 44' 8"
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Color of Tower: White
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Building Materials: Stone & brick lined
General Description:
Wall Thickness at Base: 5' 3"
Wall Thickness at Parapet: 5' 4"
Diameter at Base: 9' 2"
Diameter at Parapet: 6' 2"
Kind of Stairway and Steps: Stone
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Size of Glass: 8" x 10"
Number of Windows and Size of Sash: 4; 3 w/ 24 panes, 1 w/ 8 panes.
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Miscellaneous Remarks: Warming stove
How is Watchroom Fitted: Workshop
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Illuminating Apparatus
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Order of Apparatus: 4th
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Light Characteristic: Fixed white
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Arc of Each Fixed Part: 360 degrees.
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Does Apparatus Revolve?: False
Is There a Revolving Belt?: False
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Lamp Description: 2 valves, 4 burners
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