Sherman Memorial Lighthouse
161 Elm St, Tionesta, PA
Lighthouse built to honor a local family
Photo taken by Brian Manville in September 2016
+41.48786, -79.4578241°29'16" N, 79°27'28" W
The octagon shaped tower, fifty feet high and sixteen feet in diameter. The Sherman Lighthouse is rendered in timber framing, vertical beams, OSB and Styrofoam board. The pre-manufactured lantern room is twenty-five feet high and 12 feet in diameter and constructed of aluminum and glass.
The lighthouse foundation is solid, reinforced concrete two feet thick and 18 feet in diameter. There is a basement within the foundation walls, plus six floors. All floors and the basement can be accessed by spiral stairs, seventy-six (76) steps to be exact.
- July 5, 2017: Added by Brian Manville