Monday, July 27, 2015

Hope Town Students Write Lighthouse Book

By Annie Potts

Author: “Last Lights- The Hand-Wound Lighthouses of The Bahama Islands”

Historic lighthouses the world over are struggling. When no longer considered critical primary navigational aids, national governments see few reasons to maintain these anachronistic buildings or their systems. So it has now become essential for local communities themselves to find ways to raise the funds for maintaining nearby lighthouses before their structures succumb to the perpetual ravages of weather and time.