Morris Island Lighthouse topic page

9:36 am on Monday May 12, 2014

Video: Take a glimpse inside the Morris Island lighthouse

The Morris Island Light is off limits, but thanks to this video you can check it out and learn more about saving the 1876 structure. A hat tip to Reddit user "brophyd" for spotting.
8:28 am on Wednesday January 2, 2013

Updates on the Morris Island Lighthouse repairs

Image by Flickr user tedkerwinUpdate January 2: The Post and Courier reports today on the $5 million worth of preservation efforts that have gone in to saving the Morris Island Lighthouse thus far. Despite the completed work of fortifying the...
6:21 am on Monday November 7, 2011

Kitesurfing near the Morris Island Light

Image by Kathy Hare Kirk Anderson, from Boston, was kitesurfing off the shore of Folly Beach on Saturday and local Kathy Hare snapped this shot of him in the foreground of the Morris Island Lighthouse.
12:17 am on Saturday July 16, 2011

Folly Creek Outpost offering Morris Island Lighthouse kayak tours

Image by Will ChristiansonThe Morris Island Lighthouse has been a fixture in Charleston history and has survived the ravages of war, erosion, hurricanes and time. There is no better way to view it than to paddle by and feel its towering presence....
5:06 am on Monday July 12, 2010

Morris Island Spray

Image by Flickr user Montwerx Stabilization work continues on the Morris Island Lighthouse as seen from the north end of Folly Beach.
3:28 am on Tuesday April 6, 2010

Morris Island Lighthouse gets $2M to stabilize deteriorating foundation

Image by Flickr user tedkerwin Already in place around the lighthouse is a metal cofferdam that is shielding the structure from waves. The Morris Island Lighthouse is finally getting about $1.9 million for replacing the currently deteriorating...
12:15 pm on Thursday March 19, 2009

Free showing of Hitchcock's 'The Birds'

Image by 20090319-terrace.jpg Whirlybird Solutions has arranged two free screenings of Alfred Hitchcock's classic "The Birds" at the Terrace Theatre. Why? Why, to show off their crazy little bird repeller! And, donations will go to support Save the...
6:32 am on Monday August 4, 2008

Lighthouse on way to recovery

Image by Flickr user scmikeburtonImage by 20080804morris.jpg The Lowcountry's own leaning tower will soon be free of any unnecessary lack of levelness, if all goes according to plan. The Post and Courier's Robert Behre updates us this week on Save...