Some Canadian Lighthouses Granted Heritage Status

Parks Canada has released a list of 74 lighthouses that have been granted heritage status.Here’s the list of lighthouses:British Columbia (21)Active Pass on Mayne Island.Boat Bluff on Sarah Island in the Kitimat-Stikine area.Cape Beale in the Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District.Cape Mudge on Quadra Island.Carmanah Point in the Cowichan Valley Regional District.Dryad Point on B.C.’s Central Coast.East […]

Mise Tales Thirty-Five

  For an update on what a Mise Tale is then please see Mise Tales One. January 07, 2014 – People watch and photograph enormous waves as they break, on Porthcawl harbour, South Wales, Monday Jan. 6, 2014. (AP Photo/PA, Ben Birchall) . . . more [private] LONDON — What used to be Winter Storm Hercules has moved […]

Triple Island – Inside the Lighthouse – 2012

  In June 22, 2011 I published an article about the Triple Island 3rd order lens which has now been replaced with a flashlight (see the article). I have never spent any work time on Triple Island, but I have landed there once or twice with the Coast Guard helicopters as a passenger. I never […]