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Lecture: “The Other East Coast LightHouses — Icon of Maine”

Saturday, February 22, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Expert Lighthouse Historian Bob Taylor will deliver an illustrated slide show with an introduction of Lighthouse Tools, machinery and methods. and after a brief overview of Hudson River lighthouses, touring existing Lighthouses on the coast of Maine.

The lecture will be followed by a question-and-answer conversation.

“The Other East Coast LightHouses — Icon of Maine”, an Illustrated lecture by Bob Taylor Presented by CCHS in collaboration with the Hudson-Athens Lighthouse Preservation Society

Expert Lighthouse Historian Bob Taylor will deliver an illustrated slide show of Lighthouses along the Hudson River, beginning with the Statue of Liberty and continuing up the Hudson to Lake Champlain.
The lecture will be followed by a question-and-answer conversation.

Bob Taylor’s involvement with the Hudson-Athens Lighthouse Preservation Society (HALPS) goes back to 2002 and his hobby for more than two decades has been visiting, climbing and photographing lighthouses. He has traveled throughout the United States including the Great Lakes, as well as Canada, Puerto Rico and abroad looking at lighthouses and photographing them, most often on group tours. To-date he has photographed more than 1,200 lighthouses.

Join us for a glass of wine or water after the lecture.

 

$15 – $20

Details

Date:
Saturday, February 22
Time:
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
$15 – $20
Website:
https://www.cchsny.org/events-2020.html

Venue

Van Buren Hall
6 Chatham Street
Kinderhook, NY 12106
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Organizer

Columbia County Historical Society
Phone:
518-758-9265
Website:
www.cchsny.org

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