Several Lightships bearing the name Ambrose have stood watch in the Ambrose Channel leading ships into New York Harbor since 1823. This presentation will look at their purpose and operation.
This program will begin at 2 pm at the National Lighthouse Museum, located at 200 The Promenade at Lighthouse Point, St. George, Staten Island.
Admission is $10, $5 for museum members. For more information or to make a reservation, email Info@lighthousemuseum.org, call (718) 390-0040, or visit the National Lighthouse Museum website.
Photo of Lightship Ambrose courtesy Wikimedia user WTMuploader.