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?
The U.S.S. Monitor sank off Cape Hatteras during a storm in December 1862. The wreck's location was a mystery until 1973 when a research vessel found the ship 16 miles off the cape in 230 feet of water. In 1975, the Monitor was named the nation’s first National Marine Sanctuary.