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New England Lighthouses: A Virtual Guide
Bristol Ferry Light
Bristol, Rhode Island
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Bachand, Robert G. Northeast Lights: Lighthouses and Lightships, Rhode Island to Cape May, New Jersey. Norwalk, Connecticut: Sea Sports Publications, 1989.

Bristol Historical Society, lighthouse keepers' journals.

D'Entremont, Jeremy. The Lighthouses of Rhode Island. Beverly, MA: Commonwealth Editions, 2006.

Gleason, Sarah C. Kindly Lights: A History of the Lighthouses of Southern New England. Boston: Beacon Press, 1991.

Gunther-Rosenberg, Avis. "Rhode Island Cottage Has Postcard-pretty Views." Providence Journal, July 17, 1999.

Longo, Mildred Santille. Picture Postcard Views of Rhode Island Lighthouses and Beacons. Rhode Island Publications Society, 1990.

Lundin, Carol and Robert. Phone conversations, 2005.

Providence Evening Bulletin, November 1894 (exact date unknown). "Bristol Ferry Light."

Smith, Martha. "Living by the Light." Providence Journal, May 31, 1998.

Thompson, Charles O. F. Sketches of Old Bristol. Providence: Roger Williams Press, 1942.

Jeremy D'Entremont. Do not reproduce any part of this website without permission of the author.

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