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... to its present location. The Principal Keeper's Quarters, Double Keepers’ Quarters, oil house, cisterns, and sidewalks, which were moved during February, March, and April, awaited the lighthouse. In the summer of 1999, the lighthouse was moved nearly 2,900 feet from its original location.
Now safely 1,600 feet from the ocean, it should not be threatened by the indomitable ocean waves for another 100 years. Although owned by the National ...
From here, we took US-264 to US-64 and crossed over to the Outer Banks. Heading south on NC-12 we crossed Pea Island and on to Hatteras Island. Allie had told us that the snowy owl was last spotted in the Buxton Woods area in Cape Hatteras National Seashore near the Lighthouse so that’s where we headed. Finding the owl would be a bit like finding a needle in a haystack. A single bird among ...
... It wont open the car so I use the key.. well this sets off alarms and imobilizes the car that I cant shut off.. so I walk/run 2 MILES back to the campsite to get the other FOB.. just as I get there Karen drives up.. she dried up the FOB and started the car!
Back at the campsite on the inside waterway I watch 3 windsurfers and 3 kite surfers play in the wind!
Interesting exercise day!
... of hours ( me petrified of the waves, David in his glory) so I held on tight to him.....we had a lot of fun. Laid on the beach watching little Soldier crabs come and go, before heading to the Buxton Lighthouse, which had a small area cordoned off for turtle nesting. Hopefully come back later at night to see if there is any activity. Back to the hotel and we walked across the road to the Diamond Shoals Seafood restaurant... very nice food ... Too much to ...
The ground here is pure sand, so it isn't a physical challenge to excavate, but is a technical nightmare. We've had some superb finds, which may well rewrite the story of the first settlers in N America. Behind the project is a 400 year old mystery - what happened to The Lost Colony of 1585? Many people with too much time on their hands have spent longer than healthy pursuing pet theories. The result of too much enthusiasm and not enough scholarship is an assortment ...