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New HCF Funding Available for Fundy Shore Lighthouses

From:                         “Heritage Foundation of Canada”  HeritageCanadaFoundation@heritagecanada.org Subject:                     HCF / FHC Communiqué :                                                           New HCF Funding Available for Fundy Shore Lighthouses Date sent:                  Tue, 24 Apr 2012 18:13:05 +0000 HCF Funding Available for Fundy Shore Lighthouses Ottawa, ON, April 24, 2012 – The Heritage Canada Foundation (HCF) is […]

Deadline Looms for Canada’s Lighthouses

Deadline Looms for Canada’s Lighthouses From:                         “Heritage Foundation of Canada”  HeritageCanadaFoundation@heritagecanada.org Subject:                     HCF / FHC Communiqué :                                   Deadline Looms for Canada’s Historic Lighthouses Date sent:                  Thu, 22 Mar 2012 21:11:01 +0000 Deadline Looms for Canada’s Historic Lighthouses Ottawa, ON, March 23, 2012 – The Heritage Canada Foundation (HCF) is urging Canadians to sign a petition http://www.savecanadaslighthouses.ca/   to help […]

Save Canada’s Lighthouses

Great Lakes Lighthouse Keepers Association CALLING OUR CANADIAN FRIENDS – What do the Georgian Bay lighthouses at Killarney, Bustard Rocks, Gereaux Island, Pointe au Baril, Red Rock, Snug Harbour, Jones Island and Christian Island have in common? They are all timber frame structures and the Canadian Coast Guard has ignored the spirit of the Heritage […]

Bill S-215 – An Act to Protect Heritage Lighthouses

Since April 2000 Canadian Senator Pat Carney has been working hard to get a bill through Parliament to protect Canadian Heritage Lighthouses. It passed during the week of May 7, 2008. This bill will include buildings and equipment, including the main light on many of these stations – some being very old first-order Fresnel lenses […]