Grand Traverse Light Station

Leelanau Peninsula
Northport, Michigan

Historic Document

Grand Traverse Light Station is located in Leelanau County, Michigan certified as a historic location on Thursday July 19, 1984. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, Defense, more specifically a Water-Related, Coast Guard Facility. Grand Traverse Light Station was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Commerce, Engineering, Transportation.

Grand Traverse Light Station Information

Other Name: U.S. Coast Guard Lighthouses and Light Stations on the Great Lakes TR
Other Name: Cat's Head Point
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1858, 1900
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Coast Guard

Grand Traverse Light Station Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 30
Number of historically contributing buildings: 2
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Northport Historic Locations Leelanau County Historic Locations Michigan Historic Locations