Category: Landmarks

Faro Punta Tuna

Light­house paint­ed white, lantern black; the keep­er’s house is paint­ed cream with white trim. The orig­i­nal 3rd order Fres­nel lens, some­what dam­aged by van­dals, remains in the tow­er but is not in use.   In 2006,...

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Faro Punta Figuras

Light­house paint­ed cream with white trim.  The orig­i­nal lantern and lens were destroyed by van­dals in 1969. By ear­ly 2001, the light­house was in very poor shape, with no roof and only scraps of its lantern; this...

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Culebrita Lighthouse

Although a July 2006 pho­to shows the small mod­ern light in the shat­tered lantern, it is amaz­ing that this light­house is in ser­vice. As of late 2000, the build­ing is in ruins, severe­ly dam­aged by van­dals and by...

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Cabo Rojo Lighthouse

The light­house was ren­o­vat­ed in 1986, but there­after it was not main­tained and rapid­ly dete­ri­o­rat­ed through neglect and van­dal­ism. In ear­ly 2001 the light­house was in very poor con­di­tion. In June 2002 the city...

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