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Duxbury Pier Light
Plymouth, Massachusetts
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Boston Globe, "Perils of the Cold -- An Ice-olated Lighthouse Relieved." February 12, 1875.

Boston Globe, "Wife Rescues Lightkeeper." December 28, 1920.

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D'Entremont, Jeremy. "Duxbury Pier Light Restored." Lighthouse Digest, December 2001.

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D'Entremont, Jeremy. "Project Gurnet and Bug Lights." Lighthouse Digest, September 2001.

Duxbury Clipper, "Bug Light Goes Modern." May 26, 1983.

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Harbert, Rich. "Preservation group restoring historic ‘Bug Light’"GateHouse News Service, August 14, 2010.

McLaughlin, Jeff. "Bug Light Weathers the Years." Boston Globe, September 10, 1995.

McNiff, Tom. "Duxbury's Aged 'Bug Light' Saved." Boston Globe, July 18, 1983.

Melanson, Jessica. "'Bug Light' restoration nearly complete." Quincy Patriot Ledger, September 13, 2011.

New York Herald, "Duxbury Pier Lighthouse, Plymouth Roads, Mass." August 30, 1871.

New York Times, "Privations in Light-house Keeping." February 14, 1875.

Salter, Harry. Bug Light. Bookards - A Salter Publication, 1995.

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Tatz, Dennis. "Bug Light Supporters Need $400,000 If It Is to Be Saved." Quincy Patriot Ledger, June 15, 1983.

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