It was a bit cold and wet but fun anyway.
This lighthouse was the second one built in 1894 on this river after 23 vessels had crashed on the ever changing sandbars of the Umpqua River. The coast guard now uses the surrounding area for living quarters.
|Umpqua Lighthouse opened in 1894|
When we climbed up into the top of the lighthouse to see the lens which you can see below.
|Really cool Red Fresnel first order lens|
Here is just another view. tight space but really cool. shot with iphone 5
- blessings from the road
Location:8th St,Reedsport,United States