Indiana Lighthouses

List of all lighthouses in the state of Indiana as identified by the United States Coast Guard and other historical sources.

Focal height and coordinates are taken from the 1907 United States Coast Guard Light List, while location and dates of activation, automation, and deactivation are taken from the United States Coast Guard Historical information site for lighthouses.

Name Image Location Year first lit Current Lens Focal Height
Buffington Breakwater Light Gary
Calumet Harbor Light No Image Chicago 1851 (Former)
1995 (Current)
Unknown Unknown
Gary Harbor Breakwater Light Gary 1911 "Modern" beacon Unknown
Indiana Harbor East Breakwater Light Hammond 1920 (Former)
1935 (Current)
Unknown 082 78 ft (24 m)
Michigan City Breakwater Light No Image Michigan City 1904 None Unknown
Michigan City East Light
(East Pierhead Light)
Michigan City 1904 2130C 050 50 ft (15 m)
Michigan City West Pierhead Light No Image Michigan City 1875 None Unknown
Old Michigan City Light Michigan City 1837 (Former)
1858 (Current)
None 060 60 ft (18 m)

Eastern Great Lakes Lighthouses, 2nd: Ontario, Erie, and Huron (Lighthouse Series):)

Eastern Great Lakes Lighthouses combines the fascinating history and lore of lighthouses with stunning color and black-and-white photographs. The stories of the most significant lighthouses on Lakes Ontario, Erie, and Huron--on both the American and Canadian sides--come alive in the stirring profiles and photos contained in these pages. Descriptions of forty-three [count may change] lighthouses, including eighteen [count may change] on the Canadian side of the lakes, contain directions to the lights and details on visiting them. Together with striking photographs and regional locator maps, they complete this comprehensive examination of memorable Great Lakes landmarks. The Photo Information section discloses how photographer Bruce Roberts took many of the shots appearing in the book.