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The U.S. Coast Guard Keeps the Light Shining

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Postby AL » Sat Jan 22, 2005 12:02 pm


Here is a link to in interesting article written by Bob Trapani, Jr.

http://www.delawarebaylights.org/mariti ... _jan05.htm
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Postby Leah Loar-Mays » Sat Jan 22, 2005 3:10 pm


Thanks for the link, Al! Bob never disappoints. Kind of a "chilly" article, though--brrrr!!!! :D
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Postby beachbum1616 » Sat Jan 22, 2005 4:30 pm


Good article!
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Postby epona » Sun Jan 23, 2005 10:15 am


I read the article. It was interesting to read about the work the Coast Guard does concerning lighthouses. Thanks for sharing this story.
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Postby plebetkin » Mon Jan 24, 2005 4:25 pm


from Stephen Jones' book Harbour of Refuge, it was apparent that even in the best of times (summer, 70 + degrees) the landing area and outside areas all over could be quite slick. One can only imagine how very slippery and chilling it was for the ATon team.
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