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Businessman bullish about Graves Island lighthouse’s potential

Dave Waller doesn’t own a boat, but he now owns an offshore lighthouse that requires one to get there. Go figure.

“I realize that’s unusual,” Waller said with a laugh, five days after being notified that he had won the bidding for Graves Island Light Station, a 110-year-old lighthouse located at the mouth of Boston Harbor, with a record-setting bid of $933,888.

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