Thanksgiving week, November 1999

My visit to Portland Head Light, Maine.

During the week of Thanksgiving, 1999, I took a trip to Portland, Maine to get an overview of the area and see if I might be interested in moving to Maine.  I had taken many vacations in Maine and almost bought a restaurant in Farmington back in 1984.  Still having a desire to move to New England, I used this trip to meet with some hiring agencies and research the area.  I had some good meetings and decided I would move to Maine in 2000!  

While visiting, I toured the Portland Head Light.  I have included several pictures from my visit.  

And now, the planning begins.................

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Approaching the lighthouse from the parking area.

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The lighthouse keeper's home.

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The rugged Maine coastline.

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Another view from the lighthouse.

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A plaque about Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's visits to the lighthouse.

 

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