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Prettiest lighthouses?

Surely we can add to this:

Prettiest Lighthouses In The World (PHOTOS)

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Thomas Point

I happen to like this one...



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I like that one too. Did you post to the Huffington site?

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The Thomas point light I take it.

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Not sure how pretty it is but this is the light house on Sand Island in the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore on Superior. Was a chilly morning when we sailed by a few weeks ago.



Pic doesn't really do it justice.

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Based on the photos, I assume you've sailed around the backside of TPL?


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Portland Head Light, Maine - from our 2007 sail.

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East Quaddy Head Light, Campobello Island, New Brunswick, Canada. The entrance to Passamaquoddy Bay. (Some serious tides here (~26-ft) especially for Chesapeake sailors!)

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Portland Light, Maine - from our 2007 sail.
Wayne - that is stunning.

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East Quaddy Head Light, Campobello Island, New Brunswick, Canada. The entrance to Passamaquoddy Bay. (Some serious tides here (~26-ft) especially for Chesapeake sailors!)
Nice photos - what are you using: camera. lens, filter?

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