This Ohio Lighthouse Shines Green!

The Marblehead lighthouse was built in 1821 by William Kelly. The lighthouse took 11 weeks to build with the help of 2 other workers. The first lighthouse keeper was Benajah Wolcott. After Benajah, the lighthouse was kept by Ida Lewis – the first female lighthouse keeper in the United States. The lighthouse has had sixteen keepers in all. The US Coastguard is now responsible for the maintenance of the beacon.

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One of Ohio’s Oldest Operating Mills

Lanterman’s Mill is a 172-year-old grist mill located in Youngstown, Ohio. It is one of Mahoning county’s most historic landmarks. The mill was built between 1845-1846 by German Lanterman & Samuel Kimberly.