Lighthouse at Bolivar Peninsula (built in 1872 - retired in 1933) has made it through many a storm including Hurricane Ike - 9/13/09. (The third most destructive hurricane to ever make landfall in the United States. Read more at Wikipedia.)
This photo taken on a street just off "The Strand" in Galveston.
Photos taken on 5/20/09 on our day trip through Bolivar Island, Galveston and points beyond.
SkyWatch Friday photos.