Cape Decision Light Station

SW extremity of Kuiu Island, N of the jct ofChatham and Sumner Straits, approx. 63 mi. S of Sitka
Sitka, Alaska

Historic Document

Cape Decision Light Station is located in Wrangell-Peterburg County, Alaska certified as a historic location on Wednesday February 02, 2005. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Water-Related. Cape Decision Light Station was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Maritime History, Architecture, Transportation.

Cape Decision Light Station Information

Other Name: Light Stations of the United States MPS
Other Name: Cape Decision Lighthouse; AHRS Site No. XPA-00012
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1932
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: U.S. Lighthouse Service
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Cape Decision Light Station Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 2
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 4
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 3
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Sitka Historic Locations Wrangell-Peterburg County Historic Locations Alaska Historic Locations