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Trivia challenge: Namesake Lights

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Postby Pharoslvr » Tue Oct 18, 2005 5:42 am


St. Pierre, New Foundland
Cole Shoal, Ontario
Nelson, New Zealand

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Postby shirin » Tue Oct 18, 2005 5:51 am


Lock Ryan

Rose Ness

Anthony Head
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Postby xihunter » Tue Oct 18, 2005 6:04 am


Clarence River Lighthouse (Yamba, Australia)

Hillarys Boat Harbour Light (Wanneroo, Australia)

Lady Elliot Island Light (new) (Bundaberg, Australia)
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Postby Pharoslvr » Tue Oct 18, 2005 6:07 am


St. Jacques Island, Newfoundland
Point Lynas, Wales
Cape St. Elias, Alaska

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Postby xihunter » Tue Oct 18, 2005 6:19 am


Murray Tower (Queenscliff, Victoria, Australia)

Norah Head Light (Norahville, Australia)

North Sandy Island Light (Onslow, Australia)
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Postby shirin » Tue Oct 18, 2005 6:32 am


St. Catherines

St. Helen

St. Ives
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Postby xihunter » Tue Oct 18, 2005 6:41 am


Point Malcolm Lighthouse (Narrung, Australia)

Harrison's Point Light House (St. Lucy, Barbados)

St. David's Lighthouse (St. David's, Bermuda)
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Postby shirin » Tue Oct 18, 2005 7:12 am


Buck Island

Punta Jose Ignacio

Ramsey South Pier
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Postby xihunter » Tue Oct 18, 2005 7:35 am


Ilha de Santana Light (Brazil)

Ilha do Frances Light (Guarapari, Brazil)

Morro de São Paulo Light (Valença, Brazil)
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Postby mikev » Tue Oct 18, 2005 7:46 am


I've created a monster. So I'll do the tally on Halloween. You can keep going after that, if you want, but I won't be taking any more notes. You guys are posting some duplications now (remember, only first posting counts) but you're getting really good at ferreting out names. A couple look more like last names than first, but I'm easy.

At the risk of opening another can of worms, and since a movie star once popularized this name, I offer:

Split Rock
Rocco Ages (just kidding)
Fastnet Rock

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Postby xihunter » Tue Oct 18, 2005 8:05 am


Santa Luzia Light (Vitória, Brazil)

São Miguel Light (São Miguel, Brazil)

Bahía Felix Lighthouse (Chile)
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Postby mikev » Tue Oct 18, 2005 10:30 am


Clark's Point
Jupiter Inlet
Lake St. Clair range

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Postby shirin » Tue Oct 18, 2005 10:54 am


Williamstown

Isla San Carlos

St. Marys
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Postby xihunter » Tue Oct 18, 2005 10:54 am


Isla Mason Lighthouse (Chile)

Isla Vivian Lighthouse (Chile)

Monumental La Serena Light (La Serena, Chile)
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Postby shirin » Tue Oct 18, 2005 10:57 am


Clare Island

Phillip Lucette

Roman Lighthouse
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