It helped guide ships along a dangerous section of Santa Barbara County’s Coastline for a century and a half.
Now, this part of local history is in a local maritime museum.
The U.S. Coast Guard has loaned the massive lighthouse lens from the Pt. Conception lighthouse to the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum.
KCLU’S Lance Orozco reports after a massive moving, and restoration project, the lighthouse lens is now on display in Santa Barbara.
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