In order to eliminate the cost associated with removing the old roofing materials when
re-roofing the station, the old shingles and rafters were dumped through the gaping
holes on the second floor. This photograph taken through the collapsed second floor clearly
shows the shingles and debris lying on the dwelling first floor.
Photograph copyright Jeff Shook of Michigan Lighthouse Conservancy
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