Lighthouse keepers ceremony



SOUTHWEST HARBOR — On Wednesday, Sept. 28, 16 historic lighthouse keepers will be honored at a 10:30 a.m. ceremony at Mount Height Cemetery here.

Each lighthouse keeper’s gravesite will be honored with a historical lighthouse keeper marker. Vinal O. Beal, George S. Conners, Willis Dolliver, Thomas Faulkingham, Arthur Ginn, Paul Kessler, Rufus King, Vurney L. King, Amos B. Newman, Charles H. Newman, Marnel R. Newman, William J. Newman, Clifford M. Robbins, Howard P. Robbins and William Stanley will be honored for their service.

The ceremony is open to the public. If you would like to make remarks at the ceremony, contact Tim Harrison at Lighthouse Digest at 259-2121 or [email protected]. If you have any other information about these keepers, such as dates of service, locations or recorded memories, contact Lighthouse Digest.

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