Category: Item of Interest

Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse News

The Chesapeake Chapter of the USLHS is pleased to announce that the long awaited structural restoration of the “hips and joints” of the Thomas Point Lighthouse has begun. Crews started at the end of April and removed the scaffolding that has been on the west side since last fall. Over $413,000 in donations and grants …

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Lighthouse Challenge and Festival Dates – UPDATED

Events

Regional Lighthouse Challenge and Festival Dates.

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Chesapeake Bay and Coastal Lighthouses/Lightships/ Lifesaving Station Information – UPDATED

LSS, Lewes, DE

This information was provided by personnel from the various organizations listed below and may be subject to change. Last Update: April 2, 2019

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2020 TPSL Docent Seminar Schedule

Thomas Point after roof work completed.

Volunteers are needed to help conduct tours aboard the Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse.

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Celebrating 30 Years!

Happy 30th Anniversary Chesapeake Chapter! by Lauren and Paula Liebrecht The United States Lighthouse Society (USLHS) was started in 1983 by ex-Coast Guardsman Wayne Wheeler. The society encouraged lighthouse enthusiasts to form local chapters under the USLHS. A meeting was scheduled to take place in Louisa, Virginia on February 18, 1989 to discuss the formation …

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U.S. Lighthouse Society Tour Schedule

USLHS Tours

Visit the U.S Lighthouse Society http://uslhs.org/tours

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2020 Preservation Schedule

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