Minot’s Ledge Light – 2015 Audio Feature

Minot’s Ledge Light, shining majestically off the Cohasset-Scituate coast, has a history of tragedy, but still shines its 1-4-3 “I Love You” light.


Its history is our focus as we “Shine a Light on Minot’s Ledge”

This Minot’s Ledge Light 5-part audio feature by WATD’s Dave Skill will air on the radio at 5:27 a.m., after the 9:00 News and during the WATD Midday Report at noon between Monday, April 27 and Friday, May 1 on 95.9 FM.

Minot’s Ledge Light Audio Feature Archive

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Minot’s Ledge Light Pictures


Photos Courtesy Brian Tague Photography – Check out his work at Briantague.com

About the Author

Dave Skill’s radio career began in the fall of 1964 when he arrived on the campus of Holy Cross College in Worcester, MA. Dave barely got his bags unpacked when he paid a visit to WCHC, the campus radio station. And, before he knew it, he was spending so much time as a disc jockey and news writer/reporter, it seemed like he was majoring in “radio” and minoring in academics at “The Cross”. As you might imagine, his grades reflected it! During his junior and senior years, he also worked weekends in news and as a disc jockey at WNEB, the CBS radio affiliate in Worcester at the time... Click here to read more about Dave