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New London, Connecticut
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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.

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Delaney, Edmund T. The Connecticut Shore. New York: Weathervane Books, 1969.

D'Entremont, Jeremy. The Lighthouses of Connecticut. Beverly, MA: Commonwealth Editions, 2005.

Dufresne, Bethe. "New London Lighthouse Suitors Share a Common Goal." New London Day, July 31, 2003.

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

Hamilton, Harlan. Lights and Legends: A Historical Guide to Lighthouses of Long Island Sound, Fishers Island Sound and Block Island Sound. Stamford, Connecticut: Wescott Cove Publishing Company, 1987.

Hamilton, Robert. "Crew from N.J. Cutter is sprucing up the NL Harbor Light." New London Day, May 1, 2002.

Hayward, John. The New England Gazetteer. Boston, Massachusetts: John Hayward, 1839.

Hewitt, Arthur. "Signals of the Sea." The Outlook, November 1904.

Lighthouse Digest, July 2002. "Salute to the Coast Guard: USCG Crew Spruces up New London Light."

National Register of Historic Places - Nomination Form. U.S. Department of the Interior, 1990.

"New London Harbor Light is Fouth Oldest in Service; Light Supplies Big Industry." New London Day, May 14, 1930.

"New London Harbor Lighthouse, Built in 1761, Fourth Lighthouse to be Built in the United States." U.S. Lighthouse Service Bulletin, Volume 5 Number 41, May 1939.

Putnam, George R. Lighthouses and Lightships of the United States. Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1933.

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Wheeler, Wayne C. "New London Lighthouse, America's Fourth Lighthouse Station." Keeper's Log, Winter 1996.

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