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In the New Jersey shore community of Sea Girt, where Commodore Robert Stockton's oceanfront mansion had a porch as long as a ship's deck from which he surveyed the waters, a lighthouse was built in 1896. Sea Girt Lighthouse illuminated a dark space, providing a crucial guiding light to passing ships. The station would become a lighthouse of distinction and innovation. In 1920, it was the first land-based lighthouse with a radio beacon transmitter, enabling ships to navigate through fog. During World War II, the Coast Guard ...

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Sea Girt Lighthouse 2016, Arcadia Publishing (SC)

ISBN-13: 9781467115810

Trade paperback

Sea Girt Lighthouse 2016, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531698010

Hardcover