Lighthouse Inspection Reports Database
Shovelful Shoal Light Vessel
Light Vessel Specific
Premises | Lantern and Fixtures | Ventilators and Watchroom | Illuminating Apparatus | Closets and Storerooms
Number of Lights:
Number of Burners:
Green, "Shoveful" in white letters both sides
white oak frame, hackman tack & spruce knees - outside planking white oak, white pine
Hoop iron sage, red, gratings at right angles
8 - 12" reflectors
Same as Minot's light vessel
Weight of Anchor:
Size of Riding Chain:
Number of Spare Anchors:
Weight of Spare Anchors:
Number of Spare Chains:
Length of Spare Chains:
Working or Harbor Anchor:
1 1/2" chain, & mushroom anchor
90 fams, 1.5"
1000 & 600
60 fams 7/8" & 60 fams 1/2"
mainsail, foresail, jib, trysail
Sails / Awnings
Coal / Fuel on Board:
Capacity of coal lockers, 8 tons.
Capacity of casks, 1200 gallons.
Keeper and Crew Quarters:
8 berths in cabin, 6 berths on berth deck.