A Journey Through My World's Lighthouses Posts

Affectionately know at "Big Red" This is actually the 3rd lighthouse built at this location. The first lighthouse built at this location was a small, square…

Even before the advent of European explorers, the Straits of Mackinac were a significant hazard to water borne travelers. Consequently, before lighthouses, the…

Following the loss of the schooner Pride in 1866, public outcries for a light at this locale were finally heard and heeded. Congress approved funding in 1871,…

Pere Marquette Park, Muskegon Michigan October 2019 Lighthouse Fun Fact: In 1858, the widow of William Monroe, the Muskegon South Pierhead Light’s keeper, took…
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