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Sep/Oct 2015

Our cover image this issue is the Sodus Point Lighthouse in New York on Sodus Bay, Lake Ontario. The photo was taken by Ronald J. Foster of Connecticut. This lighthouse was replaced by a nearby pier light. The lighthouse and approximately one acre surrounding it are owned by the Town of Sodus and is leased to the Sodus Bay Historical Society. The lighthouse is open to the public from May through October. For more information, check out their website at www.sodusbaylighthouse.org.

“Bring Back the Light” – Mission Accomplished

By Buzz Hoerr

And In The Print Edition ...

Australia Issues New Lighthouse Postage Stamps

Barbers Point Lighthouse

By Timothy Harrison

Canada Declares Seventy-Four Lighthouses as Heritage Sites

Chandlers Visit Little River Lighthouse

Coast Guard Marker Placed at Tombstone of “Mr. Lighthouse” on National Lighthouse Day

Four Washington State Lights Get Plate Money

From the Lighthouse Service Bulletin

By Jack Graham

Italy Auctions Lighthouse Leases

Keeper's Korner

By Timothy Harrison

Lighthouse of the Mermaids Holds Open House

By Timothy Harrison

Lighthouse Service Markers Placed at Abbie Burgess and Grant Family Tombstones

By Timothy Harrison

Lighthouse Tobacco Cards

By Timothy Harrison

Lost, But No Longer Forgotten

By Timothy Harrison

More Florida Reef Lights Added to Doomsday List

More Lights Go Up For Auction

National Lighthouse Day at the Maine Lighthouse Museum

Nearly $1 Million Exhibit Planned for Cape Elizabeth Lighthouse Lens

New Coast Guard Postage Stamp Issued is Third

By Timothy Harrison

New Legend Class Cutter Named After Life Saving Hero

Nine Canadian Beacons Get “Lighthouses Matter” Money

Point Clark Reopens

Remembering Shirley Robinson 1924-2015

Rondout Creek Lighthouse Celebrates 100 Years

Sky Pilot’s 1927 Visit to Avery Rock Lighthouse

The Lighthouse That Was Mistaken For A Rocket

By Grace Ballentine

The Old Lundy Lighthouse

Tower Talk

By Timothy Harrison

Twenty-Two States Represented at West Quoddy Event

Wickie’s Wisdom

By Timothy Harrison


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