Burnt Island Lighthouse~Burnt Island is a beautiful five-acre island owned by the Maine Department of Marine Resources. It is near the mainland and approximately one mile from the port of Boothbay Harbor. The historic buildings at this active lighthouse station have been carefully restored and transformed into an exceptionally fine educational facility.

Burnt Island Lighthouse~Burnt Island is a beautiful five-acre island owned by the Maine Department of Marine Resources. It is near the mainland and approximately one mile from the port of Boothbay Harbor. The historic buildings at this active lighthouse station have been carefully restored and transformed into an exceptionally fine educational facility.

Burnt Island Light-Boothbay Harbor, Maine. Saw this one on a lobster tour twice, both times in the fog.

Burnt Island Light-Boothbay Harbor, Maine. Saw this one on a lobster tour twice, both times in the fog.

Burnt Island #Lighthouse - #Maine at Lighthousefriends.com    http://dennisharper.lnf.com/

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Burnt Island Lighthouse Boothbay Harbor - Maine--right in front of the light is the "I think I've died and gone to Heaven bench."

Burnt Island Lighthouse Boothbay Harbor - Maine--right in front of the light is the "I think I've died and gone to Heaven bench."

November 29, 1875 – “Heavy gale of wind with snow squalls from the northwest came on early in the morning. Wind continues blowing fearfully all through the night and very cold. Much vapor flying. Schooner James Somes of Portland while trying to work into the harbor under very short sail was capsized between the light and Tumbler Island and sank in ten fathoms of water. The captain was drowned, the rest, four in number, were saved by boats coming from the windward. Could not board her from…

November 29, 1875 – “Heavy gale of wind with snow squalls from the northwest came on early in the morning. Wind continues blowing fearfully all through the night and very cold. Much vapor flying. Schooner James Somes of Portland while trying to work into the harbor under very short sail was capsized between the light and Tumbler Island and sank in ten fathoms of water. The captain was drowned, the rest, four in number, were saved by boats coming from the windward. Could not board her from…

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Burnt Island ME  The acreage where the lighthouse was to be constructed was already cleared as sheep farmers regularly set the island afire to improve grazing, a practice that gave Burnt Island its name. Four months after the island was acquired, the Burnt Island Lighthouse, Maine’s ninth, was complete. The nearby sister lights of Ram Island and the Cuckolds were not built until 1883 and 1907

Burnt Island ME The acreage where the lighthouse was to be constructed was already cleared as sheep farmers regularly set the island afire to improve grazing, a practice that gave Burnt Island its name. Four months after the island was acquired, the Burnt Island Lighthouse, Maine’s ninth, was complete. The nearby sister lights of Ram Island and the Cuckolds were not built until 1883 and 1907

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Burnt Island Lighthouse, Boothbay Harbor, Maine, original watercolor as printable notecard by CatinkArts on Etsy

Burnt Island Lighthouse, Boothbay Harbor, Maine, original watercolor as printable notecard by CatinkArts on Etsy

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