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“The Lighthouse Directory” moves to new digs

For many years, Russ Rowlett, a mathematics professor at the University of North Carolina, has been building one of the most useful lighthouse related sites on the Internet. The Lighthouse Directory provides information and links for more than 20,700 of the world’s lighthouses, divided into sections by countries and regions. There’s also a list of the latest lighthouse news headlines and other pertinent facts. Anyone who’s struggled to find information on a lighthouse, famous or obscure, has probably gone to the Lighthouse Directory in search of enlightenment at one time or another.

Russ informs us that the Lighthouse Directory now has a new home online: www.ibiblio.org/lighthouse/

Stop by for a visit, you’ll be glad you did!

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