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The Ultimate Most Endangered Lighthouses Quiz

Lighthouses can be beautiful, romantic and prone to collapse. Learn about 10 lighthouses that are in danger of being lost forever. Take this quiz to learn more about the 10 most endangered lighthouses.

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  • 10 Most Endangered Lighthouses in the World
    10 Most Endangered Lighthouses in the World

    Lighthouses have become tourist attractions in coastal areas all over the world. However, many of these time-worn landmarks are inactive and could be lost forever. Here are 10 of the world's most endangered lighthouses. See more »

  • How Lighthouses Work
    How Lighthouses Work

    They represent many things to many people but, at their core, lighthouses are simple structures with long and interesting histories. Here's their illuminating story. See more »

  • Boston Light Lighthouse
    Boston Light Lighthouse

    The Boston Light lighthouse is the only lighthouse in America that continues to have resident keepers. Located ten miles east of Boston this lighthouse has guided ships into Boston Harbor for close to 300 years. Learn about the history of the Boston See more »

  • Navesink Lighthouse
    Navesink Lighthouse

    Navesink Lighthouse on New Jersey's northern shore marks a navigational spot first found by Henry Hudson. There are few lighthouses in American that are as sturdily constructed as the Navesink Lighthouse. Learn about Navesink Lighthouse here. See more »

  • The Ultimate Most Endangered Lighthouses Quiz
    The Ultimate Most Endangered Lighthouses Quiz

    Lighthouses can be beautiful, romantic and prone to collapse. Learn about 10 lighthouses that are in danger of being lost forever. Take this quiz to learn more about the 10 most endangered lighthouses. See more »

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