Lake Erie, Lake St. Clair and St. Clair River and Detroit River Lighthouses



Thames River Rear Range Lighthouse


Built:  1867

Viewing:  From Hwy. 401 about 25 miles east of Windsor, exit (#56) onto Mill St. (Hwy. 2) and go about 1.4 miles to Queen St. (County Rd. 1) in Tilbury.  Turn left on Queen St. and go about 2.8 miles to County Road 2.  Turn left on Co. Rd. 2 and go 2.1 miles to County Road 39.  Turn right on Co. Rd. 39 and to about 2.4 miles to Harbour Dr., a gravel road.  Turn right on Harbour and look for a canal on the left.  Just past the canal, turn left onto a narrow road and park in a small area on the left side.  The old lighthouse is a short distance beyond the parking area.

GPS:  42.3172, -82.4535