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

By John Hairr

earlier than radar, intensity finders and satellite-guided navigation, lengthy prior to the seafloor used to be charted with medical precision, mariners depended on 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 was once switched over right into a beacon for seafarers to assist navigation to the Holy urban. With one of these lengthy and storied earlier, 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 heritage of those beacons that experience shone above the seashores of the Palmetto State.

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