ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — A new stamp honoring a local landmark was honored Saturday in Annapolis.
The U.S. Postal Service and the U.S. Lighthouse Society held a dedication to celebrate the inclusion of the Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse in a new issue of five “Forever” stamps.READ MORE: Maryland Department Health Issues Guidance On Baby Formula Shortage
Each stamp honors a mid-Atlantic lighthouse.READ MORE: Baltimore Farmers' Market Unveils Special 'B-Side' Event Schedule
Built in 1875 and named as a National Historic Landmark in 1999, the Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse is the only cottage-style, screwpile lighthouse still operating in its original location.
Another lighthouse you may recognize in the series is the Harbor of Refuge at the mouth of the Delaware Bay near Lewes.MORE NEWS: 1 Hurt, Several Vehicles Struck In Severn Shooting, Police Say