There has been a lighthouse at this location since 1797, making this Cape Cod’s oldest lighthouse. In 1996, it was moved 100 feet inland to protect it from the eroding cliffs, which eat away into the land at about 2 feet per year.

There has been a lighthouse at this location since 1797, making this Cape Cod’s oldest lighthouse. In 1996, it was moved 100 feet inland to protect it from the eroding cliffs, which eat away into the land at about 2 feet per year.

(Source: alekskozak)