From the Bridge Wing 8-23-2013

From the Bridge Wing 8-23-2013
This Day in Coast Guard History: 1820 – The Revenue Cutter Louisiana captured four pirate vessels. 1893 – “This was the first instance in the history of the United States Light-House Establishment in which a light-ship has foundered at her moorings,” reported the Lighthouse Board, when Lightship No. 37 was lost in rough seas at her station at Five Fathom Bank off the...