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The Island Street Boatyard Lighthouse was built in 1999 by a club for private use. It stands on the edge of the Niagara River, where it meets the Erie canal. The lighthouse is constructed of steel and masonry, 73.5 ft. tall and its octagon base is 21 ft. across. It is located at 17 Island Street in North Tonawanda, New York.
Oswego Harbor West Pierhead Lighthouse, built in 1934, stands at the mouth of Oswego River, extending into Lake Ontario. Its construction is of concrete and masonry. The Fresnel lens was removed in 1995 and is now powered by a solar lens.
A mural of the Oswego Inner Harbor Lighthouse, which was built in 1836. Its octagon gray tower was removed in the 1920s and replace with the West Pierhead Lighthouse in 1934. The mural was painted in 1890.
Tibbetts Point Lighthouse sits on land where Lake Ontario meets the St. Lawrence River. It was built in 1827, rebuilt in 1854. On the property is the keeper's house, built in 1827, and the fog horn building, built in 1895. The keeper's house is now a hostel run by the Tibbets Point Lighthouse Historical Society.


Other cool stuff.

Canon Digital Photo Professional - An online tutorial shows you how to edit and process RAW files.
Hale Family Tree - This website provides genealogy information on the Hale family of Spencer County, Indiana. As a sideline, it also includes the Hayden family of Vanderburgh County, Indiana.


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