New England Lighthouses: A Virtual Guide
Castle Hill Light
Newport, Rhode Island
Castle Hill Light main page / History / Bibliography / Cruises / Photos / Postcards


Bachand, Robert G. Northeast Lights: Lighthouses and Lightships, Rhode Island to Cape May, New Jersey. Norwalk, CT: Sea Sports Publications, 1989.

Boston Globe, March 17, 1907. "A Lighthouse on Professor Agassiz's Land."

James Beaumont, email and mail correspondence, 2002.

Champlin, Richard L. "Some Guardians of the East Bay." Newport History, Number 142, Spring 1971, Vol. 44, Part 2.

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.

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

Newport History, October 1951. "History of Castle Hill Light Station." Compiled by the United States Coast Guard from data in the National Archives.

Records of the Collector of Customs for the Collection District of Newport, 17901902. National Archives, Northeast Region, Waltham, MA.

Rhode Island Historical Preservation Commission, National Register of Historic Places nomination form.

Willoughby, Malcolm F. Lighthouses of New England. Boston: T.O. Metcalf Company, 1929.

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

Castle Hill Light main page / History / Bibliography / Cruises / Photos / Postcards
Rhode Island Menu / New England Menu / Back to Contents
Vote for this site on Top 25 Lighthouse Web Sites List!
lighthouse banner