Download PDF by John Hairr: A History of South Carolina Lighthouses (Landmarks)

By John Hairr

ISBN-10: 1540221792

ISBN-13: 9781540221797

ISBN-10: 1626190771

ISBN-13: 9781626190771

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

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