Light Hearted

Light Hearted ep 195 – Wood Island Lighthouse, Maine, pt 2

October 16, 2022

This is part two of a two-part interview with three people involved with the preservation of historic Wood Island Light Station near Biddeford Pool in southern Maine. Brad Coupe is one of the founders of Friends of Wood Island Lighthouse and served as its longtime chairperson, and George Bruns is the current chairperson. Richard Parsons serves as the group’s historian and his new book, Wood Island Lighthouse: Stories from the Edge of the Sea, was published this year by the History Press.

Wood Island Lighthouse, Maine. Photo by Jeremy D’Entremont.

Sarah MacHugh co-hosts with Light Hearted host Jeremy D’Entremont. Episodes 194 and 195 are also available in video versions on the USLHS YouTube channel.

Early 1900s postcard of Wood Island Light Station
The boat ride to Wood Island from Biddeford Pool

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