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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When was the first lighthouse erected?
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Where was the first U.S. lighthouse erected?
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Why have lighthouses become obsolete?
Question 4 of 20
During the Civil War, why was the Cape Romaine Lighthouse put out?
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What is the condition of the oldest lighthouse on Raccoon Key Island?
Question 6 of 20
What destroyed the Nottawasaga lighthouse on the Georgian Bay of Lake Huron?
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How much money would it take to fully restore the Nottawasaga lighthouse?
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How have some lighthouses been moved?
Question 9 of 20
Why is the Orfordness lighthouse in Suffolk, England at risk?
Question 10 of 20
What has weakened the Capraia Lighthouse?
Question 11 of 20
When was the Capraia Lighthouse abandoned?
Question 12 of 20
What material is the Cap Lopez Lighthouse in Gabon constructed of?
Question 13 of 20
What is threatening to topple the Troubridge Island Lighthouse?
Question 14 of 20
What is being used to hold the sea back from the Troubridge Island Lighthouse?
Question 15 of 20
Why is the Garapan Lighthouse safe from erosion?
Question 16 of 20
How can you reach Isla Pinguino?
Question 17 of 20
What lives on Isla Pinguino?
Question 18 of 20
What happens to the Galinhos Lighthouse at high tide?
Question 19 of 20
What is the Kiipsaar Lighthouse known for?
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