Lighthouse Digest September-October 2018 Electronic Version


Download the complete issue with photos as originally printed in the September/October 2018 issue.


In the Sept/Oct 2018 issue:

  • A 1946 Coast Guard Parade Float that probably would not be allowed today
  • An amusement park that was built around a southern lighthouse
  • A Coast Guard rescue by a lighthouse.
  • Three lighthouses added to the Lighthouse Digest Doomsday List of Endangered Lighthouses
  • The most despicable and dastardly orders even given to Coast Guard lighthouse keepers that may make your blood boil, with never before published photos.
  • The story of a Great Lakes lighthouse keeper with never before published photos.
  • Photos of the improvements at Tinicum Range Rear Light
  • Work crews hanging by a thread at a lighthouse
  • The World War II “Chalker Mission” to England
  • Introduction of new lighthouse books
  • Michigan light keepers honored with memorial markers
  • The never before told story of the Welch family of Hudson River Lamplighters with never before published photos.
  • Restoration photos of America’s oldest standing lighthouse.
  • The Hayward Family Tribute – 10 lighthouses and 40 years of service,
  • Restoration photos of Pensacola Lighthouse
  • Never before published photos with the story of Godfrey Kiff, Sr. a forgotten Louisiana lighthouse keeper.
  • The sad-ending story of a Maine lighthouse keeper who left his mark etched in stone, with never before published photos.
  • The story of Mohawk Island Lighthouse with never before published photos.
  • Never before published photos of life at an Alaskan lighthouse.
  • Remembering Bob Shanklin
  • Chapter three, the final chapter, of a true lighthouse romance story with never before published photos.
  • And . . . so much more.

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