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Schafner Point Lighthouse What

2022-11-24T08:00:00.0000000Z

2022-11-24T08:00:00.0000000Z

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• – A lighthouse built in 1885 in Port Royal. It played a key role in the region’s fishing and trade history. The lighthouse is still working today, guiding boats through the narrow channel around Goat Island. • The latest – The building is need of repairs and the Port Royal Lighthouse Association was recently formed to take ownership of the property and undertake the work. • Who – The association’s board consists of chairperson Medea Holtz, treasurer Andrew Welch, secretary Becky Benoit, Mary Ritchie, Randy Swigart and Allan Holtz. • How to help – People can donate to the project through the GoFundMe campaign at Save the Port Royal Lighthouse or e-transfer to PortRoyalLighthouseAssociation@ gmail.com. • More information – The association has a website (http://www.portroyallighthouse.ca/) and a Facebook page (Port Royal Lighthouse).

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