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May/Jun 2017

Our 25th Anniversary Cover features our editor’s hometown lighthouse – Holland Harbor Lighthouse in Holland Michigan. More affectionately known as Big Red, it has been cared for by Holland Harbor Historic Commission since 2008 when it officially was awarded ownership. Photo by Jim Lynch of Watervliet, Michigan.

Fanad Head Turns 200

Hooper Island Again Offered Up for Adoption

And In The Print Edition ...

Charles H. Vinson – Lost in the Pages of Time

Coast Guard Declares Wolf Trap Lighthouse Unsafe

Collecting Nautical Antiques

By Jim Claflin

Crossing the Columbia Bar at Oregon’s Columbia River Maritime Museum

By Debra Baldwin

Edward D. Elliot – Last Civilian Keeper at Cape Elizabeth Lighthouse

By Timothy Harrison

Frankfort Lighthouse to Lose Fresnel Lens

From Mess Boy to Lighthouse Superintendent

By Timothy Harrison

From The Archives

From the Commodore

By Debra Baldwin

From the Lighthouse Service Bulletin

By Jack Graham

Hillsboro Lighthouse Shipped Thousands of Nautical Miles

In Memoriam - Lost In The Line Of Duty

Keeper's Korner

By Timothy Harrison

Lake to Land

By Timothy Harrison

Light Keeper John W. Faulkingham

Light Keeper’s Tomfoolery

Lighthouse Digest Contributor Richard Clayton Dies

Lighthouse Keeper Benjamin Franklin Stone

Lighthouse Service Promotes Itself in 1924 Parade

Old Baldy Light Spruce Up

Panmure Island Lighthouse Association Honored

Photos of Interest

Plans to Renovate Dictator’s Lighthouse Draws Controversy

Rebecca Shoal Lighthouse – How the Shoal Got Its Name

By Neil E. Hurley

Rebuilding Great Point Lighthouse

Remembering Dorothy A. Harrison

By Timothy Harrison

Sprucing Up North Head Lighthouse

Tenacity and Time gets New Dock for Harbor of Refuge Lighthouse

The Lost Semiahmoo Harbor Lighthouse Lens - Then and Later

The Now Dark Sharps Island Lighthouse - Then and Now

When Art Deco Was Pure Class

By Timothy Harrison

Wickie’s Wisdom

By Timothy Harrison


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