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Ruth Wood-Alvey


Ruth Wood-Alvey was the first civilian resident of the lighthouse. See inverview with Mrs. Alvey under the history section at

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Laura Berg


12 files, last one added on Feb 18, 2008
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Random files - Former Residents
Wood Children373 viewsNorth Side Dining Room, from left to right: Ronald Wood, Mary Wood holding her son Cary Wood, Janet Wood, and William Wood (Mary Wood was Ruth (Wood) Alvey's mother in law).
Ranger Roy Redman369 viewsRanger Roy Redman and William Wood in the North Side Living Room.
Den427 viewsThe Den is located North side of the Lighthouse. This room had built-in book shelves, rustic paneling and a faux fireplace.
William Wood in the North Side Kitchen.362 viewsWilliam Wood in the North Side Kitchen.
Wood Children Living Room425 viewsIn the north side living room, pictured in back, left to right: Janet Wood and the daughter of State Trooper Whiteman; front row, left to right: William Wood, Dane Whiteman, Jr., and Ronald Wood.
William and Ruth Wood376 viewsWilliam Wood and Ruth (Wood) Alvey, on the front steps of the lighthouse (facing the Potomac River).
Den Fireplace413 viewsA beautiful fake fireplace was built here by a former resident of the lighthouse.
Ronald and Janet Wood393 viewsRonald and Janet Wood, in the kitchen.

Last additions - Former Residents
Sand Bar 510 viewsAnother view of the Lighthouse coming back from walking on the sandbar.
Feb 18, 2008
Christmas Tree471 viewsLaura's Christmas tree from 1980.
Feb 18, 2008
Sandbar to the South of the Lighthouse501 viewsLaura could walk out quite a distance on the sandbar in low tide. Since this was private property, no one else had access to this sandbar.
Feb 18, 2008
Osprey Nesting456 viewsJust outside the front window of the North side of the Lighthouse, a very large and impressive Osprey visited quite often. A pair remained on the lighthouse grounds and mated for several years.
Feb 18, 2008
506 viewsChantelle sits on top of the TV and entertainment center. The radio would frequently turn on and off and change radio stations with no human intervention. While sitting in the Living Room, Laura reports frequently hearing a woman singing upstairs, although she could not hear the words but it sounded like a friendly song.
Feb 18, 2008
Sofa501 viewsSofa in living room of the north side of the lighthouse.
Feb 18, 2008
516 viewsFeb 18, 2008
Living Room Piano476 viewsFrom the sofa looking across the room- Timothy, the youngest kitty and a rescued stray is on the coffee table and Samantha is in the window enjoying the view. This was one of Laura's favorite rooms. There are three windows in this room and the door leading out to the Chesapeake Bay also has a large window.
Feb 18, 2008