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30 Mile Point Lighthouse in Niagara USA (FREE)

Even today, Thirty Mile Point Lighthouse is quite isolated, being some distance from any major port or city. This is because the lighthouse wasn’t built to guide mariners to a safe harbor, but rather as a coastal light, warning mariners of shoals and guiding them along this portion of Lake Ontario. Prior to the establishment of the lighthouse, at least four ships had sunk near Thirty Mile Point, including one … Read more »