Sentinel of Light

The Yaquina Head Lighthouse, built in 1872, stands 93 feet tall and is built on a narrow promontory of land sitting nearly a mile out into the Pacific Ocean. It is Oregon's tallest lighthouse. The oil-burning lamp has been replaced with a 1000-watt globe but the lighthouse still shines its light every night to alert mariners to this hazardous stretch of coastline,
The Yaquina Head Lighthouse, built in 1872, stands 93 feet tall and is built on a narrow promontory of land sitting nearly a mile out into the Pacific Ocean. It is Oregon’s tallest lighthouse. The oil-burning lamp has been replaced with a 1000-watt globe but the lighthouse still shines its light every night to alert mariners to this hazardous stretch of coastline,
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    1. Thank you and they give free tours. See whales from the shore. Have a happy new year and I look forward to seeing more of your pictures.

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