Lighthouses of Ireland

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Wickramage Amal & Himarsha House in Moratuwa (2012) by Atcht. Old Port Boca Grande Lighthouse – This haunted lighthouse has two ghosts one of which is the young daughter of one lighthouse keeper who died of whooping cough or diphtheria. Pioneer building techniques, however, persisted on the Western frontier where settlers often built cabins of logs or later of sod. Yaquina Bay Lighthouse - 1871, and Yaquina Head Lighthouse - 1873, Newport, Oregon(Accessible) Yaquina Bay Lighthouses, built in 1871, has the distinction of being the Oregon lighthouse that has served the shortest period -- a mere three years.
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Lighthouses 2012 Bookmark Calendar

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This lighthouse was demolished in February of 1871, a few months after the new lighthouse was activated. Mirjana Lozanovska who contributed many insights into the relationship between the evolution of feminist theory and the metaphor linking light with knowledge. There’s a story about a fog in 1923, when keeper and wife on shore, so their teenage daughter and friend rang the bell by hand, when the fog-bell striker mechanism failed. The result is one of San Diego's best known architectural landmarks.
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2016 Lighthouses Wall Calendar

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From the ground to the balcony level there are 257 steps, the equivalent of a 12-story building. There is usually an annual open house in September for those who can reach the island with their own boats. From June 19, 2006 to October 13, 2006 at approximately 3 p.m, the North sidewalk was open from 6:00 AM to midnight and the South sidewalk was closed at all times. When the Fresnel lens first came into operation the large heavy lenses rested on wheels or on ball bearings in a track that were positioned at the base of the lenses.
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Lighthouses of Europe

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In addition, they can be used by vessels with no special equipment on board, providing the ultimate backup against the failure of more sophisticated systems. This operational lighthouse has a range of 12 miles and continues to play an important navigational role. The North Tower was relighted in 1962 as a private navigational aid. In addition, he was in charge, Office of Lighthouse Engineer, at December 21, 1852, to December 11, 1856.
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Legends of Light: A Michigan Lighthouse Portfolio

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They provided a professional condition assessment report with the help of Lisa Sasser, then Assistant Chief Historical Architect with the National Park Service, Washington, DC. All rooms must be paid in full prior to arrival, upon reservation. Done at the city of Washington, this 30th day of June in the year of our Lord one thousand, nine hundred and three, and of the independence of the United States the one hundred and twenty-seventh. "Obtained courtesy of John Woolley and Gerhard Peters at The American Presidency Project, University of California at Santa Barbara"
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Lighthouses (American Landmarks)

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Inscription written in Greek translates - Sostratos of Dexiphanes [meaning: son of Dexiphanes] the Cnidian to Saviour Gods on behalf of the sea-faring. During the war, the lighthouse served as a lookout post. At the opposite end of the main level, there is an office/den space, and a large laundry room. By the 1840s, the service saw some advantage in frame houses with lanterns mounted on top. Since at least the 18th century, architectural models have been prized as collectibles or for home or office decor.
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New England Lighthouses Postcard Book

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Today, all of the lighthouses in our country have been automated, except the one at Boston, which still has keepers, for sentimental reasons only. (Boston Light was the first one built on our shores.) Many of the lighthouses are no longer needed due to advances in technology and they have been or are being turned over to various government agencies or non-profit local organizations to maintain and administer. By the 1940s these styles had been consolidated and became the dominant way of building for several decades in the late-20th century.
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Sentinels in the Stream: Lighthouses of the St. Lawrence

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Beautiful, early, three color topographic maps show the important contours and features of the area including the Lighthouses and Life-Saving Stations, light vessels, as well as roads and important town buildings, etc. The triglyphs are a pattern of 3 vertical lines between the metopes. From the earliest visionaries via the concepts of the Italian Futurists, Le Corbusier’s radiant city, the ‘pulp’ serials of the 1930s, streamlined transportation, the geodesic world of Buckminster Fuller, through the atomic age threat of Armageddon, to computer simulations of the future – join us on an Adventure in Space (and time) as we explore the history of architecture in science-fiction through books, films, TV and comics.
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Maine Lighthouses: A Pictorial Guide

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A lighted aid to navigation on a fixed structure. In 2016, OHC will be on Saturday and Sunday, October 15-16 from 9am-5pm. This burner utilized kerosene vaporized under pressure, mixed with air, and burned to heat an incandescent mantle. The Currituck Beach Light Station is a member of Currituck Heritage Park, Historic Corolla and Historic Albemarle Tour. There are many professionally-run institutions which will help you to quit smoking. The Hub of Literary America - This literary tour highlights the homes and haunts of some of our greatest Victorians...
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Lighthouses and Coastal Attractions of Southern New England:

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Site and tower closed (private property). Please separate multiple addresses with commas. SPIDER LAMP: Shallow brass pan containing oil and several solid wicks. One of the more easily-accessible lighthouses on the Sound, Point Robinson is a must-see when visiting Vashon/Maury Islands, with great views of the Sound from its driftwood-lined beach. The frieze is separated from the architrave by a narrow band called the regula.
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