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Dedicated Preservationists Reap Rewards

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Postby Paul » Tue Oct 10, 2006 5:34 pm


Dedicated Preservationists Reap
Rewards for their Untiring Efforts to Save New Canal Lighthouse


By Bob Trapani, Jr.

The lighthouse preservation movement all around the United States is in full swing, with preservationists working harder than ever to save many of our nation’s historic lights. Yet despite the wide ranging projects being undertaken, it is probably a fair statement to say that no nonprofit group has been forced to endure more in the way of daunting challenges in saving a lighthouse than the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation (LPBF) in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Click on the following link for the full story including many color photos:

http://tinyurl.com/rsd7k

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Postby Pharoslvr » Wed Oct 11, 2006 9:26 am


Those folks down there certainly have their work cut out for them!
Thanks, Paul.

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Postby Zachary » Fri Oct 13, 2006 7:12 pm


It's about time something was done with one of LA's lights. I wish them the best of luck
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