Boblo Island Lighthouse

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    I went to Boblo Island this afternoon...which is a Private Island off of the town of Amherstburg, Ontario. Boblo Island is an old Amusement Park turned Private residential community. We were fortunate to get over on the ferry and get into some of the old buildings left on the south side of the island. This stone lighthouse built in 1836 on the southern tip of the island marks the historical beginning of the Detroit River navigation channel for ships traveling upriver from Lake Erie.

    Dave DiCello, aliaydogmus35, and Glen~P added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Dave DiCello 65 months ago | reply

      Nicely composed here my friend

    2. beesquare 65 months ago | reply

      Lovely ~ love the subtle tones and the way the light is catching the texture of the lighthouse - well captured!

    3. altamons 65 months ago | reply

      Very nice!!! This looks great!
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    4. NapaneeGal 65 months ago | reply

      So ... you pretended to know some residents to gain access?? I'd love to have been able to get inside that and look out from the top :)

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    5. norton8 65 months ago | reply

      This is an interesting building. I like the stonework.

    6. aliaydogmus35 65 months ago | reply

      fantastic and good

    7. jx @_@ 65 months ago | reply

      好美~ ....great composition!!
      Thanks for sharing and have a great week ahead!!

    8. Philip Kuntz 65 months ago | reply

      Definitely an old timer. Wonderful shot! Always like good info too.

    9. Digit_AL 65 months ago | reply

      I bet this island is chock full of interesting and unique photo opps too! 8)

    10. Glen~P 64 months ago | reply

      Well composed, Linda.

    11. djsuchomelly 61 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called World Lighthouse Society, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

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