Umpqua River Light

Umpqua River Light

Infobox Lighthouse

caption =
location = Winchester Bay
coordinates =
yearlit = 1894
automated = 1966
yeardeactivated =
foundation = Natural/emplaced/masonry
construction = Brick/stuccoed
shape = Conical attached to workroom
height = 61 feet
lens = First order Fresnel
range = 21 miles
characteristic = Group Flash White, Alternate Red Flash, 15 sec. 2 W., 1 R Flashes

The Umpqua River Light is a lighthouse on the Oregon Coast of the United States, located at the mouth of the Umpqua River on Winchester Bay, in Douglas County.

The structure was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1977. [ [ National Register of Historic Places] ]


See also

*List of lighthouses on the Oregon Coast

External links

* [ Discover Oregon Lighthouses: Umpqua]
* [ Umpqua Lighthouse State Park]
* [ June 9, 2005, Statesman Journal article on Umpqua River Lighthouse]
* [ Umpqua River Lighthouse entry at Lighthouse]
* [ Umpqua River Light entry in National Park Service inventory of historic lighthouses]
* [ Close-up photos of the Umpqua River Lighthouse Frensel lens]

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