MV Obsession

My obsession with Martha's Vineyard.. phototography..genealogy and life in general and this and that…

Inside A Lighthouse Light …

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These are pictures inside the original Fresnel lenses that lit the Gay Head Lighthouse  from 1856 until the 1950’s when it was automated.  You can see these lenses, which are made up of over 1000 prisms at the Martha’s Vineyard Museum in Edgartown.

“One red, three white light our slumber through the night…  Three white, one red bring us back home to Gay Head”  Kate Taylor


Author: mvobsession

I'm married, I have two daughters and two grandchildren and they all love MV. Enjoy my MV blog and contact me if I can answer any questions. This blog started out as strictly about Martha's Vineyard but over the years I've branched out to include other obsessions and interests. I enjoy photography and like sharing my photos here as well. Hope you enjoy :)

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