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Light-house at entrance to Galveston Harbor, Texas.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce

Light-house at entrance to Galveston Harbor, Texas.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Harbors,
  • Lighthouses,
  • Galveston (Tex.)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesConstructing lights at Galveston Harbor, Texas
    SeriesH.rp.1219
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination2 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18260057M

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Light-house at entrance to Galveston Harbor, Texas by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce Download PDF EPUB FB2

For the light in San Francisco, see Fort Point Light (California). Fort Point Light was a lighthouse located on the south side of the entrance to Galveston Bay in Texas. History. This light was not long-lived. Although the land was reserved for the Republic of Texas as far back asCongress did not appropriate construction funds untiland the light was not completed Construction: cast-iron/wood.

Galveston Jetty Light (South) N/A Galveston: N/A (First) (Last) (Destroyed in ) None 42 ft (13 m) Halfmoon Reef Light: Port Lavaca: Never (Moved to shore) None Unknown Halfmoon Shoal Light N/A Texas City: N/A (First)Insular areas: American Samoa, Guam.

The book goes well beyond the photos, offering a very comprehensive look at the often-overlooked geography of the Texas coast, and the technology of these lighthouses and lightships, as well as the lives of the people who operated them in the 19th and early 20th centuries/5(9).

Distances Between United States Ports is published by the Office of Coast Survey, National Ocean Service (NOS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), pursuant to the Act of 6 August (33 U.S.C. a Light-house at entrance to Galveston Harbor b), and the Act of 22 October.

BOLIVAR Bolivar Lighthouse is on State Highway 87 near the west end of Bolivar Peninsula in the easternmost part of Galveston County. In the United States Coast Survey map advised using "Sanderson's House" on the Gulf side of Point Bolivar and a nearby lightboat to navigate the entrance to Galveston Bay, though in that year the federal.

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Deep within Palo Duro. The lighthouse withstood the onslaught of two of the worst storms recorded on the Texas Gulf Coast, the and the hurricanes.

An inspector's report said after the storm - which claimed an estimated lives on Galveston Island - that, "through the keeper's efforts, the lives of people were saved, and to my personal knowledge.

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The federal government purchased twenty-five acres on Harbor Island, located just inside the pass, and the state of Texas shortly thereafter ceded jurisdiction over the land on J A schooner carrying the bricks for the tower foundered on the sandbar at the entrance to Aransas Pass during high seas in late December See 1 photo from 17 visitors to Galveston Jetty Lighthouse.

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Name: Point Bolivar Lighthouse / Bolivar Point Lighthouse Nearest City: Port Bolivar, Texas Location: On the eastern side of the entrance to Galveston Bay Body of water: Galveston Bay & Gulf of Mexico Style of lighthouse: Conical Lens & Location: Other Lens: 3rd Order Fresnel Lens is at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C.From Lights and Fog Signals of the United States: “About 50 feet to the northward of the North Jetty at the entrance to Galveston Harbor, Tex., feet (4 miles) E ¾ S.

from Bolivar Point Light House.” Viewing: This lighthouse no longer exists, but you can take a two mile walk out onto the jetty.

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