Highland Lighthouse on Cape Cod is shown here with its 1935 radio beacon antenna and Navy radio communication towers. The curtains or shades were drawn in the lantern to protect the Fresnel lens that was still in the lantern at that time. (Courtesy, U.S. Coast Guard.)
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New LED Beacon Becomes Part of the Evolution of Light at Cape Cod’s Highland Lighthouse
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