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Q. When was the lighthouse moved and why?
Q. How was this move done?
Q.How much did it cost to move?
Q. How far did they move the lighthouse?
Q. How long did it take to move the light house?
Q. How far back from the ocean does it set?It was set back approximately 1,500 feet from the shoreline.
Did You Know?
Lightning whelks eat about one large clam per month. The whelk pries the clam open with its muscular foot, wedges the clam open with its shell, then eats the soft inside of the clam.
Lightning whelk shells, which whorl to the left, wash up on the beach at Cape Hatteras National Seashore.