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Lighthouses and Lifesaving Along the Maine and New Hampshire Sea Coast

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Possible clean ex-library copy, with their stickers and or Price: $   Lighthouses and Life Saving along the Connecticut and Rhode Island Coast is the third in a series of titles offering a unique tribute to the men and women who protected the mariners as they traveled along New England's rocky coastline.

Thousands of vessels faced the dangers of the rugged sea which caused hundreds of shipwrecks off the coast. James Claflin is a collector and dealer in fine nautical antiques, specializing in the U.S. Lighthouse Service, the U.S.

Life-Saving Service, the U.S. Revenue Cutter Service, and the U.S. Coast Guard. Lighthouses and Life Saving along the Massachusetts Coast celebrates the true American heroes who served to warn, rescue, and protect those in.

Maine's 65 historic lighthouses beckon to visitors today just as they have drawn and guided ships into safe harbors for centuries along the state's rocky coastline. New Hampshire Sea Coast Images Of America ~~, lighthouses and life saving along the maine and new hampshire coast is a unique tribute to the men and women who protected mariners as they traveled along new englands rocky coastline with thousands of vessels plying the dangerous waters the.

Lighthouses and Life Saving along the Maine and New Hampshire Coast is a unique tribute to the men and women who protected mariners as they traveled along New Englands rocky coastline.

With thousands of vessels plying the dangerous waters, the chance of a shipping disaster was always great. Lights along the Virginia coast are no exception, from the richly historic Old Cape Henry Light, authorized by President George Washington into the candy-striped Assateague Light on the state's Eastern Shore.

Of equal interest are the tales of the men of the United States Life-Saving Service, the forerunner of today's Coast Guard. Recipient of Foundation for Coast Guard History Special Recognition Award, for book Lighthouses and Life Saving Along the Massachusetts Coast Recipient of Foundation for Coast Guard History Special Recognition Award, for book Lighthouses and Life Saving Along the Maine and New Hampshire Coast Monthly contributor to Lighthouse Digest Magazine.

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Lighthouses and Life Saving Along the Maine and New Hampshire CoastReviews: 3. The geographic locations and operational status for all of the lighthouses along the Maine coast.

Lighthouse preservation in Maine has been facilitated by the Maine Lights Program, which arose in the aftermath of the Rockland-based Island Institute 's successful but protracted negotiations to acquire the keeper's house of the Heron Neck Light.

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The tower sits on a rocky rise feet above Penobscot Bay. The cylindrical tower itself is on the short side at 30 feet, but its light delivers a mile beam. While you’re in the area, visit the Maine Lighthouse Museum in Rockland.

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Located in the New Bedford Channel, at the entrance of the New Bedford Harbor, the foot tall lighthouse was designed by F.

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Hopkinson Smith. My page book, Lighthouses and Coastal Attractions of Northern New England: New Hampshire, Maine, and Vermont, provides human interest stories from each of the 76 lighthouses, along with the coastal attractions and tours near each beacon, and contact info to plan your special trips.

You'll find over images inside as well. Lighthouses of the Mid-Atlantic Coast.

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Lighthouses and Life Saving along the Maine and New Hampshire Coast is a unique tribute to the men and women who protected mariners as they traveled along New England's rocky coastline.

With thousands of vessels plying the dangerous waters, the chance of a shipping disaster was always great. Boon Island Light is a lighthouse on a tiny barren Boon Island off the coast of Maine,close to Cape Neddick. At feet, it is the tallest lighthouse in Maine with a focal plane at feet above sea level.

The original granite tower on Boon Island was built in but was washed away in a strong storm soon after.

Petitions for a lighthouse along Portsmouth’s coast date back toand the site has seen a long and decorated history since. Portsmouth Harbor Light is still an active Coast Guard station, open to the public Sundays May-October from pm.

The maritime history of Cape Ann, on the northern coast of Massachusetts, is filled with stories of heroism, adventure, and human endeavor. The lighthouses and lifesaving stations surrounding Cape Ann since the late 18th century have served to protect and.

New Hampshire. The state of New Hampshire only has two lighthouses both of which are located along the Atlantic coastline. "Historic Light Station Information and Photography: New Hampshire". United States Coast Guard Historian's Office. Archived from the original on BOOK REVIEW: Lighthouses and Life Saving Along the Massachusetts Coast Lighthouses and Life Saving Along the Maine and NH Coast: APR '00 BOOK REVIEW: The Voyage: MAR '00 BOOK REVIEW: Voyage to the North Star: FEB '00 BOOK REVIEW: Letters from Sea ~ JAN '00 BOOK REVIEW: The Dead of Winter.

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This book, Lighthouses and Coastal Attractions of Northern New England: New Hampshire, Maine, and Vermont, provides human interest stories from each of the 76 lighthouses, along with nearby coastal attractions and tours near each beacon, and contact info to plan your special vacation.

There's plenty of additional information on lighthouses you can stay overnight, haunted lighthouse stories.Maine Lighthouses There are 65 lighthouses all along Maine’s coast, inlets, and islands.

Originally, the lighthouses were erected to signal the mouth of a harbor — a much-needed beacon for storm-tossed sailors. Today these lighthouses have become icons of coastal Maine, with visitors from all over the world traveling to see them.

Many are.The two volumes cover the northern New England coast, Lighthouses and Life Saving Along the Massachusetts Coast ($, pp) and Lighthouses and Life Saving Along the Maine and New Hampshire Coast. ($, pp). Connecticut and Rhode Island are surely in the works.