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

Binns, Nat. "Restoration Plans Set for Goat Island Light." Newport Daily News, July 9, 2005.

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.

The Green Light (bulletin of the Point Association of Newport, RI). "The Breakwater Light: We Know it as the Green Light." Spring 2000.

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

Maytum, Charles G. (compiler). Records of Sandy Point Lighthouse. Typescript in the collection of the Rhode Island Historical Society.

Newport Daily News, June 28, 1922. "Two Notable Changes to Take Place at Goat Island."

Newport Daily News, July 14, 1952.

Newport Daily News, March 10, 1954. "Names Chosen for Newport Schools Rekindle Memories of Yesteryears."

Newport Daily News, April 3, 1959.

Newport This Week, March 30, 1995. "The Point's Green Light Has a Long History."

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

Washington Post, May 19, 1908. "Launch Rams Torpedo Boat."

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

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