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Historic Santa Barbara County Lighthouse Lens Now On Display In Maritime Museum After Restoration Effort

Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2013 12:08am

It helped guide ships along a dangerous section of Santa Barbara County’s Coastline for a century and a half.

Now, this part of local history is in a local maritime museum.

The U.S. Coast Guard has loaned the massive lighthouse lens from the Pt. Conception lighthouse to the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum.

KCLU’S Lance Orozco reports after a massive moving, and restoration project, the lighthouse lens is now on display in Santa Barbara.

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