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Wing's Neck Light
Pocasset, Massachusetts
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Boston Globe, August 30, 1932. "Brave deeds win Pocasset light keepers sheaf of laudatory letters."

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Nevins, Simon J. "Snug Port after Stormy Life at Sea." Boston Globe, December 24, 1916.

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

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