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Spring Point Ledge Light
South Portland, Maine
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Bachelder, Peter Dow. Lighthouses of Casco Bay. Portland, ME: Breakwater Press, 1975.

Boston Globe, August 13, 1892. "Went Ashore on Spring Point Ledge."

Caldwell, Bill. Lighthouses of Maine. Portland, ME: Gannett Books, 1986.

D'Entremont, Jeremy. The Lighthouses of Maine. Beverly, MA: Commonwealth Editions, 2009.

D'Entremont, Jeremy. "New Canopy for Spring Point Ledge Lighthouse." Lighthouse Digest, August 2004.

Engers, Joe. The Great Book of Wildfowl Decoys. New York: Lyons Press, 2000.

Kennebec Journal, November 11, 1896.

Lowell Sun, June 10, 1931. "Maine's Storm Damage Heavy."

New York Times, July 10, 1928. "Sees White Whale off Maine Coast."

New York Times, March 5, 1943. "Thomas Dwyer, 81, a Retired Builder."

Portland Press Herald, "Lighthouse trust wins bid to own Spring Point Light." April 29, 1998.

Portland Press Herald, "Museum pursues lighthouse ownership." March 4, 1998.

Portland Press Herald, "Shining the light on harbor history." May 23, 1999.

Portland Press Herald, "South Portland may seek to co-own lighthouse." May 28, 1997.

Portland Press Herald, "South Portland withdraws bid to own historic lighthouse." October 21, 1997.

Portland Press Herald, "Visitors find enlightenment at Spring Point." May 27, 2001.

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

Snow, Edward Rowe. The Romance of Casco Bay. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1975.

Sterling, Robert Thayer. Lighthouses of the Maine Coast and the Men Who Keep Them. Brattleboro, VT: Stephen Daye Press, 1935.

Willoughby, Malcolm F. Lighthouses of New England. Boston: T.O. Metcalf Company, 1929.

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