New PDF release: A History of South Carolina Lighthouses (Landmarks)

By John Hairr

ISBN-10: 1540221792

ISBN-13: 9781540221797

ISBN-10: 1626190771

ISBN-13: 9781626190771

earlier than radar, intensity finders and satellite-guided navigation, lengthy sooner than the seafloor used to be charted with medical precision, mariners trusted lighthouses to strategy a sea coast accurately. South Carolina's historical past with lighthouses is going again approximately and a part centuries. At Cape Romain, a windmill used to be switched over right into a lighthouse. St. Philip's Church in Charleston was once switched over right into a beacon for seafarers to help navigation to the Holy urban. With one of these lengthy and storied previous, the tale of South Carolina's lighthouses is inseparable from its maritime historical past. sign up for writer John Hairr as he recounts the interesting historical past of those beacons that experience shone above the beaches of the Palmetto State.

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