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Saybrook Breakwater Light
(Saybrook Outer Light)
Old Saybrook, Connecticut
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Bachand, Robert G. Northeast Lights: Lighthouses and Lightships, Rhode Island to Cape May, New Jersey. Norwalk, CT: Sea Sports Publications, 1989.

Berenson, Ron. "Lighthouse-born native recalls life on Sound." Newspaper clipping, date and source unknown.

D'Entremont, Jeremy. The Lighthouses of Connecticut. Beverly, MA: Commonwealth Editions, 2005.

Girodano, Alice. "Storied lighthouse goes dark on tourists." Boston Globe, December 27, 1998.

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

Hamilton, Harlan. Lights and Legends: A Historical Guide to Lighthouses of Long Island Sound, Fishers Island Sound and Block Island Sound. Stamford, CT: Wescott Cove Publishing Company, 1987.

Historic American Engineering Record, Saybrook Breakwater Light. (HAER No. CT-178)

McLintock-Hubbard, Doris M. Dory of the Lighthouse: My Lighthouse Days. East Machias, Maine: FogHorn Publishing, 2011.

National Register of Historic Places Evaluation/Return sheet. May 29, 1990. U.S. Department of the Interior.

New York Times, May 17, 1896. "A Lighthouse Keeper's Story."

Soundings, November 1996. "Connecticut's 'License Plate Light' Gets a Badly Needed Sprucing Up."

Geneaological material and miscellaneous clippings from Margaret Bock.

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

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