HISTORY OF POINT CABRILLO LIGHT STATION
These pictures help tell the story of Point Cabrillo Light Station, which was built in 1908 and put into initial operation in 1909. It operates today using the same Fresnel Third Order lens. You can order a copy of our new history book at our gift shop.
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Light Station
1909


Foghorn
Compressors
1909 - 1960


Aerial View
1950s

Lightkeeper
Baumgartner– 1920s


Lightkeeper's House
1909 - 1950


Living Room
1909 - 2004

Mrs. Baumgartner



Martin Brinzing
Owner Pine Grove Brewery


Caspar Mill Crew
1911


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