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Celebration Marks 200 Years Of Light At Cape Hatteras

Posted October 17, 2003 9:39 a.m. EDT

— A North Carolina beacon will celebrate its bicentennial this weekend.


Outer Banks Lighthouse Society

will host a celebration of the 200th year of light at the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse.

A full day of events are planned. The celebration begins Saturday morning in Buxton and concludes with a ceremonial lighting at dusk.