Point Montara Light Station

Jct. of 16th St. and CA 1
Montara, California

Historic Document

Point Montara Light Station is located in San Mateo County, California certified as a historic location on Tuesday September 03, 1991. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Transportation, more specifically a Water-Related, Institutional Housing. Point Montara Light Station was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Commerce, Transportation, Architecture, Maritime History.

Point Montara Light Station Information

Other Name: Light Stations of California MPS
Ownership Type: State, Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1874, 1928
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Lighthouse Service,12th District
Architectural Style: Lighthouse
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Coast Guard

Point Montara Light Station Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 73
Number of historically contributing buildings: 3
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 4
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Montara Historic Locations San Mateo County Historic Locations California Historic Locations