Cape Meares Lighthouse

(28 pictures in the archive.)

 

The path leading up to the lighthouse. - The path leading up to the lighthouse.

The backside of the lighthouse. - The backside of the lighthouse.

The lantern room. - The lantern room.

Close up of the Frensel lens. - Close up of the Frensel lens.

The lantern room. - The lantern room.

Stairs leading to the lantern room. - Stairs leading to the lantern room.

Looking at the prisms of the Fresnel lens. - Looking at the prisms of the Fresnel lens.

Spiral steps leading up into the lighthouse. - Spiral steps leading up into the lighthouse.

Backside of the lighthouse. This is where the gift shop currently is housed. - Backside of the lighthouse. This is where the gift shop currently is housed.

Looking up inside the Fresnel lens. - Looking up inside the Fresnel lens.

Wheels from the original rotating mechanism. - Wheels from the original rotating mechanism.

The lighthouse standing guard over the Pacific. - The lighthouse standing guard over the Pacific.

Small outbuilding, now serving duty as a light tower. - Small outbuilding, now serving duty as a light tower.

Looking out into the Pacific from the lighthouse. - Looking out into the Pacific from the lighthouse.

Path leading to the lighthouse. - Path leading to the lighthouse.

Cool looking cliff near the lighthouse. - Cool looking cliff near the lighthouse.

Big rocks stick out of the ocean near the lighthouse. - Big rocks stick out of the ocean near the lighthouse.

The lantern room and Fresnel Lens. - The lantern room and Fresnel Lens.

The lantern room and Fresnel Lens. - The lantern room and Fresnel Lens.

The lighthouse tower isn - The lighthouse tower isn't very tall.

The lighthouse tower. - The lighthouse tower.

The lighthouse tower. - The lighthouse tower.

The lighthouse tower and small room at the base. - The lighthouse tower and small room at the base.

The lighthouse tower. - The lighthouse tower.

People enjoy a view from the top. - People enjoy a view from the top.

American flag stands near the tower. - American flag stands near the tower.

A lamp mechanism is on display at the gift shop. - A lamp mechanism is on display at the gift shop.

Lighting mechanism on display. - Lighting mechanism on display.

 


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