Learn about lighthouses on the Hudson
The Bethlehem Historical Association will host speaker David Chinery at its monthly meeting, Thursday, March 19, at 7 p.m. at the Cedar Hill Schoolhouse, 1003 River Road, Selkirk. The event is free and open to the public.
Chinery’s illustrated program will provide a brief look at lighthouses on the Hudson River in order going north, starting at New York City, and will include lighthouses no longer standing. Explore the history, characteristics and operations of each lighthouse and some of the most notable lighthouse keepers.
David Chinery is a resident of Schodack, and is the president of the Historical Society of Esquatak. He earned degrees in Plant Science from Rutgers University and Ohio State University, and is the horticulturist for Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County.
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