Grosse Point Michigan Map

In 1870 the lighthouse board recommended that the cast iron lighthouse in use since 1859 on the north pier at chicago be relocated to grosse point thirteen miles to the north where it would there serve what it was intended for to mark the approach to chicago and a prominent point of the coast. The village of grosse pointe shores a michigan city is located several miles north of detroit michigan. Grosse pointe farms is a suburban town bordering detroit located in wayne county in the us.