Purchase of Gay Head Light Approved by Residents

Photo courtesy ##http://www.lighthouse.cc/## New England Lighthouses: A Virtual Guide##

MVGazette.com: The Gay Head Light, the beacon at the farthest end of the Island, helping boats navigate Vineyard waters safely for more than 150 years, inched closer this week to becoming town-owned.

Voters unanimously backed the acquisition and move of the lighthouse at a special town meeting on Tuesday, paving the way for the town to move forward with planning to relocate the historic structure, due to heavy erosion.

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