Lighthouse Digest Sept-Oct 2023 Electronic Version



Inside the September-October 2023 edition of Lighthouse Digest, the world’s only lighthouse news and history magazine…

Many untold and forgotten stories that will not be found anywhere else, such as:

  • The Passing of a Legend – Bruce Roberts
  • The Lighthouse Spectre of Pladda Island
  • The Fresnel Lens Removed from Concord Point Lighthouse, Maryland
  • They Almost Got It Right – how a pack mule got to the Farallon Island Lighthouse in San Francisco Bay, California
  • Disney Movie Featured the First West Quoddy Head Lighthouse, the Easternmost Lighthouse in the USA
  • Swallowtail Lighthouse Repairs on Grand Manan Island in Canada
  • The Iron Beacon – Fairhaven, Massachusetts
  • A Lighthouse Mystery “Out Yonder”
  • Pomham Rocks Third Keeper Honored with U.S. Lighthouse Service Grave Marker Plaque
  • Montauk Light on New York’s Long Island Gets Spruced Up
  • Plum Island Lighthouse in New York Gets Major Restoration
  • Florida’s Anclote Key Lighthouse
  • Vacationland Lighthouse – FOUND!
  • Squantum Grant Restores History at Pomham Rocks Lighthouse in Rhode Island
  • Working at the Port Austin Reef Lighthouse in Michigan
  • Cleft of the Rock Lighthouse For Sale
  • Remembering Lighthouse Keeper Ernest Gregory DeRaps
  • Bowling Keepers Honored with Memorial Grave Marker
  • Treacherous Lighthouse Restored – Tevennec Lighthouse off the Coast of France
  • The Artist’s Muse
  • Regular columns: From the Commodore, Doomsday List, Lost Lighthouses, Recently Acquired Photos, From the Archives of Lighthouse Digest, Keeper’s Korner, Photos of Interest, and Wickies Wisdom
  • And . . . so much more.

Cover image is the Marquette Harbor Lighthouse in Michigan by John McCormick.

Read the complete issue with all the photos as printed in the Lighthouse Digest.

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