All about Portland Head Light, Cape Elizabeth, Maine

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Publisher:
Cider Mill Press,
Pub. Date:
[2018]
Language:
English
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Your personal guide to one of the most iconic lighthouses in America! Portland Head Light has long been at the center of Maine's maritime history and lore, and is undoubtedly one of the state's greatest treasures...and All About Portland Head Light is a treasure trove of facts, figures, history and folklore surrounding this majestic beacon. In this book, you'll find: *The fascinating origins of Portland Head Light and the history of the surrounding region *True tales of shipwrecks and daring rescues *Efforts undertaken for preservation *Stories of colorful keepers In addition, this book is filled with information for visiting and viewing the lighthouse and neighboring Fort Williams. More than just a lighthouse handbook, this is your one-stop travel guide and reference source for touring and learning about this magnificent site, surrounded by beautiful Casco Bay. Expert author Jeremy D'Entremont has also added a companion title, All About Nubble Light, to his impressive body of work.
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160433777
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subject_facet Lighthouses -- Maine -- Casco Bay -- History, Lighthouses -- Maine -- History, Portland Head Light (Me.) -- History
title_display All about Portland Head Light, Cape Elizabeth, Maine
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