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Dice Head Light
(Dyce Head Light)
Castine, Maine
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Bangor Daily News. "Dyce Head in local hands." June 3, 1997.

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Boyd, Stephany. "Keeper of the Light." Bangor Daily News, May 30, 1997.

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Heins, Catherine. "Castine seeks lighthouse funds." Bangor Daily News, August 18, 1998.

Hewitt, Rich. "Keeper's house destroyed in fire at Dice Head Light." Bangor Daily News, April 7, 1999.

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Lighthouse Digest, "Dice Head Lighthouse Restoration Project." September 2000.

Lighthouse Digest, "Fire at Dice Head destroys keeper's house." April 1999.

Lighthouse Digest, August 1999. "Career woman Bea Spurling started life in a lighthouse."

Lighthouse Service Bulletin, September 1, 1931.

Smith Clark, Penny-Jo. "Lighthouse in Castine is subject of 5 votes." Ellsworth American, May 22, 1997.

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Jeremy D'Entremont. Do not reproduce any images or text from this website without permission of the author.

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