Auction Ends for Maine’s Boon Island Light

Auction Ends for Maine’s Boon Island Light
Boon Island Light, Photo courtesy New England Lighthouses: A Virtual Guide

PressHerald.com: The tallest lighthouse in New England will likely soon have a new owner.

The federal government on Sunday [August 17, 2014] closed out an auction for Boon Island Light Station, with the top bidder offering $78,000 for the lighthouse built in 1855 on a tiny rocky island 6 miles off Maine’s coast.

Read more about the auction for Boon Island Light.