Arts & Culture
3:23 pm
Thu July 11, 2013

Point Judith Lighthouse Featured in Forever Stamp Series

A series of Forever stamps featuring New England lighthouses goes on sale this weekend. The series include Rhode Island’s Point Judith lighthouse.

Five New England lighthouses are part of the Forever stamp series. They are the Portland Head lighthouse in Maine, Portsmouth Harbor lighthouse in New Hampshire, the Boston Harbor lighthouse, Connecticut’s New London Harbor lighthouse and the Point Judith lighthouse.

The Point Judith Lighthouse is part of a stamp set going on sale Saturday.
The Point Judith Lighthouse is part of a stamp set going on sale Saturday.
Credit USPS

The art on the stamp is based on contemporary photographs.

The stamps go on sale nationwide on Saturday with dedication ceremonies taking place at each lighthouse at 10:00a.m. Saturday.

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