ANNAPOLIS, MD (ANN) - On August 7, 2021, the U.S. Postal Service joined those with the U.S. Lighthouse Service to celebrate the issuance of the new forever stamp. Each of the five stamps in the Mid Atlantic Lighthouse series honors an east coast lighthouse, one of which is the Thomas Point Shoal site.
The Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse is a cottage style structure established in 1875 and is featured as a National Historic Landmark. The five newest stamps celebrating American lighthouses includes Thomas Point, Montauk Point, N.Y., Harbor of Refuge, Del., Navesink, N,J., and Erie Harbor Pierhead, Pa.