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Lighthouse preservation

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Navigation.

Lighthouse preservation

hearing before the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Navigation of the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, second session, on the job of preserving and restoring American lighthouses for future generations who have interest in maritime history and the sea, April 30, 1986.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Navigation.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Lighthouses -- Conservation and restoration -- United States.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .M434 1986a
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 52 p. ;
      Number of Pages52
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2345515M
      LC Control Number86602970

      About The Lighthouse Preservation Society For more than 30 years, The Lighthouse Preservation Society has worked to save and maintain the endangered lighthouses of the United States. The organization has spawned Congressional hearings and legislation sponsored National Lighthouse Day and aided in the creation of the National Historic Lighthouse. The Racine Lighthouse and Maritime Preservation Society, "rLAMPs", is the tradename of The Friends of the Wind Point Lighthouse, a c3 non-profit organization, formed in Barb and Ken Wardius, authors of many lighthouse books, including Wind Point Lighthouse The .

        (Linda Nenn, volunteer Assistant Director, Port Washington WI Lighthouse and Light Station Museum) Wisconsin Lighthouses is a wonderful historical treasury, and an excellent giftbook for lighthouse aficionados everywhere!(James A. Cox, Editor-in-Chief Midwest Book Review)Reviews:   "Lighthouse lovers everywhere will welcome this new fact-filled resource. As reminders of a rich maritime heritage, lighthouses need and deserve our help. This book will attract many new recruits to the cause of lighthouse preservation worldwide."--Rosalie Davis Gibb, Chairman of the World Lighthouse SocietyReviews:

      The conservation and restoration of lighthouses is the process by which lighthouse structures are preserved through detailed examination, cleaning, and in-kind replacement of materials. Given the wide variety of materials used to construct lighthouses, a variety of techniques and considerations are required. Lighthouses alert seagoers of rocky shores nearby and provide landmark navigation. () 61 1/2 Water St Newburyport, MA /59 Yelp reviews.


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