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Storm Turns Ohio Lighthouse Into Beautiful Ice Sculpture

submitted on December 17, 2010 by jack69darin in "Member's Lounge", last updated on December 19, 2010 by YanBz
Surf's up! And it might not come down until spring.

Freezing temperatures and big waves on Lake Erie have turned a Cleveland lighthouse into an unbelievable ice sculpture.

Lake spray lifted by heavy winds during a recent storm encased the 99-year-old Cleveland Harbor West Pierhead Lighthouse in a thick shell of ice.

"A really big storm came through and threw a lot of wind. The waves on the lake kept battering the lighthouse and splashing it. That water turned into ice and it kept building up and accumulating


http://www.aolnews.com/2010/12.....1%7C190508
 

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  • 92398
    midget
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    Posted by midget on December 17, 2010
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    That's quite amazing.

  • 92399
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    Posted by midget on December 17, 2010
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    I keep trying to add the image but for some reason, it's not showing up?
  • 92402
    jack69darin
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    Posted by jack69darin on December 17, 2010
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    I've been trying too Midget, it's weird.
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    Posted by siggy38 on December 17, 2010
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    It's weird what Mother Nature can do.
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    jack69darin
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    Posted by jack69darin on December 18, 2010
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    Nice Siggy, thanks for posting that. We are actually going tomorrow to see it, it's only an hour away!
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    • siggy38
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      Posted by siggy38 on December 18, 2010
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      No problem, glad you liked it.
  • 92434
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    Posted by CouponNut on December 18, 2010
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    Gorgeous ice sculpture, wish I was there, my hometown! Big Grin

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