Turkey Point (Maryland)

Historical Light List Characteristics

1839 F W. W15. Lighthouse characteristic is assumed. USLHE Light List (US): 151
1849 USLHE Light List (US): 163
1858 F W. W12. LHB Light List (US): 241
1860 LHB Light List (US): 226
1865-1866 LHB Light List (All Coasts): 230
1868 LHB Light List (All Coasts): 233
1870 F W. W13. Arc illuminated N. 4 W. by E'd to N. 60 E. LHB Light List (All Coasts): 246
1878 LHB Light List (All Coasts): 313
1879 LHB Light List (All Coasts): 317
1886 F W. W131/2. LHB Light List (All Coasts): 367
1888 LHB Light List (All Coasts): 384
1893 LHB Light List (Atlantic): 493
1898 LHB Light List (Atlantic): 595
1899 LHB Light List (Atlantic): 613
1905 LHB Light List (Atlantic): 707
1908 LHB Light List (Atlantic): 766
1915 F WR. W12, R12. R080°-120°(40°), W120°-080°(320°). USLHS Light List (Atlantic): 1095
1917 USLHS Light List (Atlantic): 1134
1920 F WR. W12, R9. R080°-120°(40°), W120°-080°(320°). USLHS Light List (Atlantic): 1188
1927 USLHS Light List (Atlantic): 1299
1931 F WR. W12, R12. R080°-120°(40°), W120°-080°(320°). USLHS Light List (Atlantic): 1587
1935 USLHS Light List (Atlantic): 2002
1943 F WR. W13, R13. R080°-120°(40°), W120°-080°(320°). USCG Light List (Atlantic): 2666
1945-1947
1950-1952 Fl WR 10s. W12, R12. fl 1. R080°-120°(40°), W120°-080°(320°).
1953-1955 Fl WR 10s. W13, R8. fl 1. R080°-120°(40°), W120°-080°(320°). USCG Light List - Vol. I-VI: 2174
1957
1959-1960 USCG Light List - Vol. I-V: 2568
1961 USCG Light List - Vol. I: 2568
1963
1965
1966 Fl WR 10s. W17, R17. fl 1. R080°-120°(40°), W120°-080°(320°). USCG Light List - Vol. I: 2846
1969-1970
1972 Fl WR 6s. W17, R17. fl 1. R080°-120°(40°), W120°-080°(320°).
1973-1974 Fl WR 6s. W8, R6. R080°-120°(40°), W120°-080°(320°).
1976
1978
1982
1987 USCG Light List - Vol. II: 4020
1990-1992 USCG Light List - Vol. II: 8150
1993-1996 USCG Light List - Vol. II: 8975
2004 Fl W 6s. fl 0.25.

Historical Light List Optics and Structures

1839 11 Lamps / 15" Refl. 30 N/A N/A USLHE Light List (US): 151
1849 USLHE Light List (US): 163
1858 4th 65 LHB Light List (US): 241
1860 LHB Light List (US): 226
1865 LHB Light List (All Coasts): 230
1866
1868 LHB Light List (All Coasts): 233
1870 A brick tower. LHB Light List (All Coasts): 246
1878 A brick tower and keeper's dwelling, both white; lantern, red. The tower is partly hidden by foliage, but the light can be seen above it. LHB Light List (All Coasts): 313
1879 LHB Light List (All Coasts): 317
1886 Tower and dwelling, white; lantern, red. The tower is partially hidden by foliage. LHB Light List (All Coasts): 367
1888 Tower and dwelling, white; lantern, black. The tower is partially hidden by foliage. LHB Light List (All Coasts): 384
1893 631/2 Tower, dwelling, and fog-bell tower, white; lantern, black. The light-tower is partially hidden by foliage. LHB Light List (Atlantic): 493
1898 Tower, detached dwelling, and detached fog-bell tower, all white; lantern, black. The light tower is partially hidden by foliage. LHB Light List (Atlantic): 595
1899 LHB Light List (Atlantic): 613
1905 White tower, detached dwelling, and detached fog-bell tower; black lantern. The light-tower is partially hidden by foliage. LHB Light List (Atlantic): 707
1908 White tower, detached dwelling, and detached fog-bell tower; black lantern; the light-tower is partially hidden by foliage. LHB Light List (Atlantic): 766
1915 N/A 35 64 White tower, partly hidden by foliage. USLHS Light List (Atlantic): 1095
1917 USLHS Light List (Atlantic): 1134
1920 USLHS Light List (Atlantic): 1188
1927 USLHS Light List (Atlantic): 1299
1931 4 o USLHS Light List (Atlantic): 1587
1935 4 iov USLHS Light List (Atlantic): 2002
1943 4 e USCG Light List (Atlantic): 2666
1945-1947
1950-1952 200 mm e
1953-1954 N/A N/A USCG Light List - Vol. I-VI: 2174
1955 129
1957
1959-1960 USCG Light List - Vol. I-V: 2568
1961 USCG Light List - Vol. I: 2568
1963
1965
1966 White tower. USCG Light List - Vol. I: 2846
1969-1970
1972-1973
1974 38
1976
1978
1982
1987 USCG Light List - Vol. II: 4020
1990-1992 USCG Light List - Vol. II: 8150
1993-1996 USCG Light List - Vol. II: 8975
2004 N/A

Historical Light List Audible Fog Signals

1858 None None LHB Light List (US): 241
1860 LHB Light List (US): 226
1865-1866 LHB Light List (All Coasts): 230
1868 LHB Light List (All Coasts): 233
1870 LHB Light List (All Coasts): 246
1878 LHB Light List (All Coasts): 313
1879 LHB Light List (All Coasts): 317
1886 LHB Light List (All Coasts): 367
1888 LHB Light List (All Coasts): 384
1893 Bell struck by machinery every 10 sec. LHB Light List (Atlantic): 493
1898 LHB Light List (Atlantic): 595
1899 LHB Light List (Atlantic): 613
1905 LHB Light List (Atlantic): 707
1908 Bell struck by machinery a single blow every 10 sec. LHB Light List (Atlantic): 766
1915 Bell; 1 stroke every 10 sec. USLHS Light List (Atlantic): 1095
1917 USLHS Light List (Atlantic): 1134
1920 USLHS Light List (Atlantic): 1188
1927 USLHS Light List (Atlantic): 1299
1931 BELL; 1 stroke every 15 sec. USLHS Light List (Atlantic): 1587
1935 USLHS Light List (Atlantic): 2002
1943 None USCG Light List (Atlantic): 2666
1945-1947
1950-1952
1953-1955 USCG Light List - Vol. I-VI: 2174
1957
1959-1960 USCG Light List - Vol. I-V: 2568
1961 USCG Light List - Vol. I: 2568
1963
1965
1966 USCG Light List - Vol. I: 2846
1969-1970
1972-1974
1976
1978
1982
1987 USCG Light List - Vol. II: 4020
1990-1992 USCG Light List - Vol. II: 8150
1993-1996 USCG Light List - Vol. II: 8975
2004
1833 - Present