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7 edition of The lighthouses of New England found in the catalog.

The lighthouses of New England

by Edward Rowe Snow

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Commonwealth Editions in Beverly, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New England
    • Subjects:
    • Lighthouses -- New England -- History.,
    • New England -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementEdward Rowe Snow ; updated by Jeremy D"Entremont.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsVK1024.N38 S66 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 362 p. :
      Number of Pages362
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3319726M
      ISBN 101889833428
      LC Control Number2004271359
      OCLC/WorldCa50737886

      The Beauty of New England Lighthouses As houses go, New England lighthouses are pretty plain -- yet these sturdy sentinels have become must-sees for every visitor. Yankee Magazine • Ap • Read Comments (41). Details of several lighthouses and lightvessels in current use in England, together with Wales, the Channel Islands and Gibraltar can be found on the website of Trinity House. Locations of major lighthouses are shown on the adjacent map. 5 External links. 50°35′31″N 1°57′36″W  / .

      New Dungeness Lighthouse - Sequim, Washington. Lodging is available at the lighthouse for members only, who serve as "keepers" for one week and maintain the property. North Head Lighthouse - Located in Fort Canby State Park, Ilwaco, Washington. Two of .   He has been researching, writing, and photographing the lighthouses of New England since the mids. Jeremy has written more than 20 books and more than articles in various periodicals, and he is the author of the "lighthouse" entry in the World Book Encyclopedia. His photos have been published in many magazines, books, and : Cider Mill Press.

      Right: This illustration shows the Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse in New Castle, NH, and the Whaleback Lighthouse. It was reported that the lighthouse keeper looked out the window of the tower at a.m. and saw a piece of the wreck, along with three men. One of the men called to the keeper, pleading that for him to throw them a. Lighthouse Print & Book Shop Links Lectures by Jeremy D'Entremont Stay at a Lighthouse Blog MAINE LIGHTHOUSES. View Maine Lighthouses in a larger map. New England Lighthouse .


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out of 5 stars Lighthouses of new england. Reviewed in the United States on Septem Verified Purchase. bought this book for my daughter who loves lighthouses and would love to have a lighthouse quilt.I am hoping she will be able to help make one when she feels better. Read more/5(5).

New England’s foremost Lighthouse’s authority Jeremy D’Entremont explores each of New England’s lighthouses and their history, as well as several Canadian lighthouses, with the trained precision of an expert in this definitive guide. The newly updated 4th edition adds new profiles including five additional Canadian lighthouses in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, more fun facts, and even visiting guides to help you plan your next lighthouse Author: Jeremy D'Entremont.

Edward Rowe Snow is a well known authority on the lighouses of New England, having been the original flying Santa who brought Christmas gifts to the lighthouse keepers and their families.

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I'm currently the historian of the American Lighthouse Foundation and operations manager of Friends of Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouses, and owner of New England Lighthouse Tours. View my complete profileAuthor: Lighthouser. All about the lighthouses of New England (Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut), with histories, original photos, and much more for nearly lighthouses.

About the Author Jeremy D'Entremont, New England's foremost lighthouse authority, is historian for the American Lighthouse Foundation, founder of Friends of Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouses, owner and tour operator for New England Lighthouse Tours, and webmaster of New England Lighthouses: A Virtual Guide at s:   Although this book has short paragraphs discussing individual lighthouses, its strength is in its strong overview of general US lighthouse history with an emphasis on New England.

Contains many good quality color photographs. I would recommend this book/5(9). New England Lighthouses: Famous Shipwrecks, Rescues, & Other Tales was exactly what I hoped it would be.

It was an enjoyable, interesting read, and with the addition of many of the author's own beautiful photographs, as well as historical photos and paintings, the stories really came to 4/5. The Lighthouses of New England, by Edward Rowe Snow and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Donald W Davidson Retells the history and legends of New England's lighthouses and their keepers from the Maritimes to Montauk.

A testament to America's maritime past celebrates the timeless beauty and allure that surrounds New England's lighthouses, in a photographic tour that celebrates its architectural mastery. About the Author Jeremy D'Entremont, New England's foremost lighthouse authority, is historian for the American Lighthouse Foundation, founder of Friends of Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouses, owner and tour operator for New England Lighthouse Tours, and webmaster of New England Lighthouses: A Virtual Guide at (15).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Willoughby, Malcolm F. Lighthouses of New England. Boston, Mass., T.O. Metcalf Co., (OCoLC) New England Lighthouses, 2nd book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Descriptions and beautiful photographs of more than sixty lig /5(5). Stories of building primary and secondary lighthouses in New England, with accounts of the keepers, their families, and the storms that they weathered.

Octavo, pp. Jeremy D’Entremont is the author of 18 books and hundreds of articles on lighthouses and maritime history. He is the historian for the American Lighthouse Foundation and founder of Friends of Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouses, and he has lectured and narrated cruises throughout New : ArcadiaPublishing.

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Stedman, Lighthousekeeping by Jeanette Winterson, The. Lighthouses Slide Shows. Photos of New England Lighthouses. Great Online Resource. Visit Jeremy D’Entremont’s New England Lighthouses: A Virtual Guide at for history, photos, stats, access info, and more.

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Rose Island Lighthouse lies off the coast of Newport, Rhode Island, just about a mile from shore. The lighthouse, which dates towas vandalized and badly neglected following its .The Lighthouse Handbook: New England pages, hundreds of color and black and white photos. The perfect companion for lighthouse buffs, and the most comprehensive and travel friendly field guide around, offers beautiful full-photographs, highly regarded directions and contact information, and complete articles on every existing lighthouse from way Down East Maine to cosmopolitan western .