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Plum Island Light
(Newburyport Harbor Light)
Newburyport, Massachusetts
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Bayley, William H., and Oliver O. Jones. History of the Marine Society of Newburyport, Massachusetts. Newburyport, MA.: Daily News Press, 1906.

Cheney Collection from the Custom House Maritime Museum. Newburyport, MA: Newburyport Press, Inc., 1992.

Coast Guard Bulletin, January 1940.

Currier, John J. The History of Newburyport, Massachusetts 1764-1905. Somersworth, NH: New Hampshire Publishing Company, 1977 (facsimile of the 1906 edition).

Currier, John J. Ould Newbury: Historical and Biographical Sketches. Boston: Damrell and Upham, 1896.

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

Forman, Ethan. "Parchment Comes Home." Lawrence Eagle Tribune, October 2, 2000.

Friends of Plum Island Light. Newsletter, 19982006.

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

Laidler, John. "They're Gonna Let It Shine." Boston Globe, January 14, 2001.

Lighthouse Digest, June 1994. "Group formed to save Newburyport Light."

Newburyport Daily News, August 7, 1940.

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

U.S. Lighthouse Society Massachusetts Chapter newsletter November/December 1993.

Walton, Fanny Louise. Historic Nuggets of Newburyport. Newburyport, MA: Newburyport Press, 1958.

Wareham, Stephanie. "Coast Guard Transfers Lighthouse to City." Newburyport Daily News, May 12, 2003.

Weare, Nancy V. Plum Island: The Way it Was. Newbury, Massachusetts: Newburyport Press, Inc., 1996.

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

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