From today's edition of 'Lectronic Latitude, comes word on what can be done with an old lighthouse. It turns out that it can be turned into a new
lighthouse, even on the other side of the country:
* * * * *
"Something to See While Becalmed Off Montara
"June 6, 2008 – Point Montara, California
(Click on the photo
to enlarge it.)
It was long thought that the Cape Mayo lighthouse on Cape Cod
had been destroyed in the '20s.
© 2008 Latitude 38 Publishing Co., Inc.
"If every picture tells a story, every lighthouse tells a thousand stories. One of the more intriguing ones that came to light only recently is that of the Point Montara lighthouse. Unlike the other lighthouses of Northern California
, this one wasn’t built in place — it was an existing structure that was moved all the way cross-country from Cape Cod!"
* * * * *
For the rest of the story, go to:
Latitude 38 - The West's Premier Sailing & Marine Magazine