In his effort to save lighthouses and lighthouse history, while standing in front of the now headless Farallon Islands Lighthouse in California in 1984, Wayne Wheeler told Los Angeles Times reporter Charles Hillinger, “Isn’t this a sad sight? This is a classic example of what’s happened to many lighthouses, doomed by modern technology.”
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