Sherwood Point Lighthouse


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The Sherwood Point lighthouse is a lighthouse located near Idlewild in Door County, Wisconsin, United States.
Situated on the west side of the north entrance to Sturgeon Bay, it was listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 1984, as the Sherwood Point Light Station, reference #84003663.


4569 Sherwood Point Rd, Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235 (address approximate)

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This lighthouse is active, but is used by the Coast Guard as a private residence. The grounds are only open to visitors during the annual Door County Lighthouse Walk in May, according to a web source.


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Architecture, Historical, Landmark, Lighthouse, Marine, Military, Nature, Outdoor, Scenic, Water

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