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Trinidad Memorial Lighthouse, Before and After

Trinidad Memorial Lighthouse, Before and After

On Wednesday, Jan.10, the Trinidad Memorial Lighthouse was moved from the bluff on Edwards Street, where it has stood since 1949, down to the entrance to the parking lot on harbor property owned by the Trinidad Rancheria. For a short video of the move, click here. For a longer video click here. Below are some

Illuminating exhibit focuses on Trinidad Head lighthouse

Patti Fleschner Trinidad Tidings Trinidad Museum’s current exhibits include “Trinidad Lighthouse 1871-Today” in the Photography Room. Photographs of early lighthouse keepers, the Victorian lighthouse keeper’s residence (torn down in 1961), the 1898 Bell House, which is the last one still standing on the West Coast, and the Fresnel lens tell the story of the light