Living in a lighthouse is a special and nostalgic experience, including unbeatable water views. Relics of a time before GPS and satellites, traditionally the lighthouse keeper kept the tower's beacon lit to guard against boating accidents.
Smith Point Lighthouse by djsuchomelly, via Flickr
Built in 1825, the Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse is in the Chesapeake Bay just north of the mouth of the South River, south of Annapolis, Maryland. Public-private partnerships preserve it for future generations.
Morris Island Light in South Carolina. At the entrance to Charleston Harbor, north of the City of Folly Beach.The lighthouse was named to the National Register of Historic Places in 1982. When constructed in 1876 the light was approximately 1,200 feet from the water's edge.The lighthouse is unusual in that it now stands several hundred feet offshore
This Guy Just Bought This Old Water Tower And Turned Into Something So Epic
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1877. 36 feet. Monteo, North Carolina . Original screwpile lighthouse that was a cottage and lighthouse built over the water
Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons Island, MD Lighthouse