Fantastic video (below) about the South Haven Lighthouse. Visit southhavenlight.org for more info about the light. Plus, follow a historical series about the origins of the South Haven Pier Light from the book – The Harbor Light, 1872-1960 by Jeanette Stieve, with photos from the Appleyard, Michigan Maritime Museum, and many more South Haven residents collections.
The lighthouse at the south pierhead in South Haven, Michigan needs extensive restoration due to years of corrosion and lack of maintenance. You would not know the lighthouse needed work by observing it from the harbor entrance of this Southwest Michigan town. It has been standing guard here since 1903.