Organization Profile

Chesapeake Chapter, US Lighthouse Society


The specific purposes of this organization are to: a. Support the restoration and preservation of America’s lighthouses, by encouraging, supporting and assisting the efforts of individuals, preservation groups, public agencies and private corporations. b. Publish a quarterly newsletter, Chesapeake Lights. c. Sponsor occasional tours and forums to educate, inform and entertain people interested in lighthouse history. d. Maintain an archive of materials pertaining to lighthouses and lightships of the core area to be defined as Maryland, Virginia, Fenwick Island and Lewes in Delaware and all of the Chesapeake Bay. e. Implement programs and projects that serve to perpetuate the history of Lighthouses, Lighthouse Keepers, Lightships and Lightship crew that served or are serving in the Chesapeake Bay core area, and related topics.

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