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Hog Island Shoal Light
Near Portsmouth, Rhode Island
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Allard-Bernardi, Deborah. "Mystery of Lightship at Hog Island Solved." Fall River Herald News, November 2, 2000.

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

Burdett, Bruce. "Century-old Hog Island Light Due for Facelift." East Bay Newspapers, July 19, 1995.

Burdett, Bruce. "Free to Right Owner: Hog Island Light." East Bay Newspapers, July 22, 2004.

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, MA: Beacon Press, 1991.

Kelly, Paul A. "23 Lighthouses on R. I. Shores Beset by Demobilization Problem." Providence Journal, March 24, 1946.

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

Newport Daily News, September 15, 1900. "A Hog Island Lighthouse."

Providence Journal, September 13, 1989. "Hog Island, Borden Flats Foghorns to Keep Sounding."

Sheley, Matt. "Lighthouse Keeping: Coast Guard Helps Maintain Historic R.I. Beacons." Newport Daily News, April 6, 2002.

U.S. Lighthouse Service Bulletin, September 1935.

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

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