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Cleveland Ledge Light
Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts
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Anderson, Paul. "Santa to Call Even at Lonely Lighthouse." Sunday Cape Cod, December 17, 1967.

Boston Daily Record, "New Light on Cleveland Ledge," September 19, 1941.

Clark, Admont G. Lighthouses of Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket - Their History and Lore. East Orleans, Massachusetts: Parnassus Imprints, 1992.

Coast Guard Bulletin, August 1940. "Contract Awarded for Construction of Buzzards Bay Lighthouse."

Coast Guard Bulletin, November 1940. "Caisson for Cleveland Ledge Lighthouse Towed to Submarine Site."

Coast Guard Bulletin, July 1943. "Lighthouse Commissioned Ending Three Years of Construction."

Davidson, Donald W. America's Landfall: The Lighthouses of Cape Cod, Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard. West Dennis, Massachusetts: The Penninsula Press, 1993.

D'Entremont, Jeremy. The Lighthouses of Massachusetts. Beverly, MA: Commonwealth Editions, 2007.

Ebbert, Stephanie. "Adopting a Lighthouse Is a Chance to Preserve History, but Rocky Shoals Often Await." Boston Globe, June 26, 2005.

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

Kennebec (ME) Journal, January 29, 1977. "Coastal Barge Aground; Oil Leaking off Mass."

Lincoln (NE) Journal, "Coast Guardsmen Bail Out Lighthouse to Keep Light Burning thru Hurricane." September 22, 1944.

New Bedford Standard Times, August 31, 1978. "Famous beacon to go it alone."

Platt, W. C. "Cleveland Ledge Light Inherits Legacy." Vineyard Gazette, September 21, 1990.

Snow, Edward Rowe. The Lighthouses of New England. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1973.

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

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