Working to Save a Narragansett Bay Treasure

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Our Mission

The Dutch Island Lighthouse Society (DILS) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the restoration and preservation of the Dutch Island Lighthouse structure, to maintaining the lighthouse as a functioning private aid to navigation, and to the preservation of the history of the light station and its keepers.

Conservation of the Dutch Island Lighthouse is made possible by your donations. Every gift, big or small, helps us to keep the light shining brightly on Narragansett Bay.

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Dutch Island in the News

A Whole New Light

November 19, 2007By Arline A. Fleming A cannon sounded, the countdown began, and a little after 7 last night, the 1857 Dutch Island Lighthouse light blinked on for the first time in more than two decades.  Two seconds on, four seconds off, the six-second cycle beamed on, and will stay on, according to Dutch IslandContinue reading “A Whole New Light”