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

By John Hairr

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 method a sea coast appropriately. South Carolina's heritage 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 help navigation to the Holy urban. With this sort of lengthy and storied prior, the tale of South Carolina's lighthouses is inseparable from its maritime background. sign up for writer John Hairr as he recounts the interesting heritage of those beacons that experience shone above the beaches of the Palmetto State.

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