Lighthouses date back to the ancient Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans. The first signals for seafarers were actual fires set to warn sailors that they were coming close to shore. Shortly thereafter, lighthouses were constructed to warn seafarers of the nearby coastline.

Lighthouses date back to the ancient Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans. The first signals for seafarers were actual fires set to warn sailors that they were coming close to shore. Shortly thereafter, lighthouses were constructed to warn seafarers of the nearby coastline.

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