|Minor light of Kaua'i - Kahala Point, HI|
Description: The Hawaiian government established a light on Kahala Point in 1898 with John Hoopii serving as its keeper. In 1908, the Lighthouse Board replaced the ordinary kerosene lantern in use at Kahala Point with a lens lantern. J. F Rapozo served as keeper of this new light until it was automated in 1913.
Head Keepers: John Hoopii (1898 – 1903), J.F. Rapozo (1908 – 1913).
Located along the western shore of Kaua'i near the town of Anahola. The lighthouse is owned by the Coast Guard. Grounds open, tower closed.
The lighthouse is owned by the Coast Guard. Grounds open, tower closed.
Pictures on this page copyright Kraig Anderson, used by permission.