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Umpqua River Light
Umpqua River Light -
Location: Winchester Bay
Year first lit: 1894
Automated: 1966
Foundation: Natural/emplaced/masonry
Construction: Brick/stuccoed
Tower shape: Conical attached to workroom
Height: 61 feet
Original lens: First order Fresnel
Range: 21 miles
Characteristic: Group Flash White, Alternate Red Flash, 15 sec. 2 W., 1 R Flashes

The Umpqua River Light is a lighthouse on the Oregon Coast of the United States, located at the mouth of the Umpqua River on Winchester Bay, in Douglas County.

The structure was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1977.[1]

Umpqua Lighthouse State Park also includes Lake Marie.

Visitors can tour the lighthouse and adjacent Coastal History Museum from May through September. The museum is located in a historic U.S. Coast Guard station and features exhibits on the lighthouse, local history and the U.S. Coast Guard history on the Umpqua River[2].

See also

Inside the top of the lighthouse


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