Purpose and use of lighthouses, heritage lighthouses and map of historic lighthouses from coast to coast.

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Lighthouses in Canada

How the lighthouse became an icon of Canadian history, culture and identity.

Heritage lighthouses

About lighthouses with special status that are available for Canadians to own.

Data from British Columbia lighthouses

Daily values of the Pacific Coast sea surface temperature and salinity observed from British Columbia lighthouses.

Find lighthouses in Canada

Register of historic sites containing information on historic and other lighthouses in Canada.

Photo gallery of lighthouses

Photos of iconic lighthouses from across the country.

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