Monday, November 2, 2009

Wickford Lighthouse presentation on Nov. 19

The North Kingstown Free Library is pleased to be the current residence of a magnificent model of Wickford Lighthouse built by Dominic Zachorne. The original lighthouse was located outside of Wickford Harbor, Rhode Island, from 1882 until 1930.

Join local historian Tim Cranston and Captain Dominic D. Zachorne in a talk about the history of the lighthouse and the process by which the model was created. Doug Somers of the North Kingstown Arts Council, which commissioned the project, will introduce the speakers. Please register for this program.

This event is on Thursday, November 19, at 7 p.m. For more information, call

For more on the Wickford Lighthouse, click here and here.


  1. Good model must of take a while to build, thanks for sharing:)

  2. What a fantastic model of the by-gone Wickford Harbor Lighthouse. Mr. Zachorne I want to praise you for a job well done, thanks! The Wickford Public Libray also needs to be praised for offering to house this great piece of history for all to admire. The library is also featuring talks pertaining to this beautiful lighthouse,that once stood at the entrance of our great harbour. Thanks to everyone who helped make this all happen.