By Name or City
By Distance (USA/PR only)
mi. of
By Date Posted
East Quoddy Head Light
 Database FAQDatabase FAQ   SearchSearch   Member ListMember List   RegisterRegister   Log inLog in   

 Lighthouse Database » North America » USA » Oregon

Yaquina Bay Light
Newport, Oregon

Please log in or register to review this lighthouse. If you have additional information or corrections, please contact us.

Average Rating: 
Lighthouse Rating
 N/A (0 reviews)

Recommended By: No recommendations

General Information
Date Established: 1871
Date Present Tower Built: 1871
Height of Tower: 51 ft.
Height of Focal Plane: 161 ft.


Distance from You:
Zip Code:

Open to Public?: Yes

Related Links
Official Website
Find Related Items on eBay




Photo Credits:* Ed Wheeler (#2)

*Photos on this page are the property of lighthousephoto, unless otherwise noted, and may not be downloaded or used without permission from the copyright owner.

If you would like to contribute photos of this light (showing a different perspective or the interior), please let us know.

The Yaquina Bay Lighthouse was built in 1871 and decommissioned just three years later in 1874. The lighthouse is the only wooden lighthouse still standing in Oregon and the only Oregon light in which the keeper's quarters and tower were an integral structure.

The lighthouse was returned to service as an aid to navigation in 1996.

Submitted by: lighthousephoto Date posted: Mon Dec 22, 2008 Views: 1920