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St. Simons Island
This plaque tells visitors they have arrived on St. Simons Island in Georgia and are at its historic lighthouse.
St. Simons Island
St. Simons Island
The lighthouse on St. Simons Island. Can you see anyone you know at the top?
St. Simons Island
St. Simons Island
There she is, the lady on the right. Grandma Bert!
St. Simons Island
St. Simons Island
The entrance to the museum and to the climb up into the lighthouse on St. Simons Island.
St. Simons Island
St. Simons Island
A plaque recognizing the founding of Christ Episcopal Church on St. Simons Island. The church was founded in 1736.
St. Simons Island
St. Simons Island
Christ Episcopal Church as it looks today.
St. Simons Island
St. Simons Island
If Grandpa remembers correctly, this grave marker is that of a slave who carried his master's body back from where the master was killed during the American Civil War.
St. Simons Island
St. Simons Island
These three graves are those of Anson Dodge, his first wife who died on their honeymoon in India, and his second wife, whom he married some years later. Dodge himself is buried in the middle.
St. Simons Island
St. Simons Island
The community park surrounds this large, beautiful tree. What a nice place for a picnic.
St. Simons Island
St. Simons Island
Grandma poses with statues of whales in the community park on St. Simons Island.
St. Simons Island
St. Simons Island
Compare the style of this home on St. Simons Island with those in Savannah.
St. Simons Island
St. Simons Island
The sign on this little restaurant on St. Simons Island says "Eat here or we'll both starve," but it seems to be closed.
St. Simons Island