The literature on lighthouses is extensive.
For the project it is important to have a list
of official reference works containing
descriptions of lighthouses from the seamans
point of view.
Please send references (books, urls) if they are missing.
Lichtenlijst van Nederland en aangrenzend gebied, HP2
Dienst der Hydrografie
Official list of dutch lights, fog signals,
radio beacons, racons;
published by the Royal Netherlands Navy
Admiralty List of Lights and Fog Signals
United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO)
Official list covering the British Isles
and North Coast of France
At Scotland's Edge: A celebration of the lighthouses
service in Scotland and the Isle of Man
Keith Allardyce and Evelyn M. Hood, 1986, Collins, Glasgow
Pictures, stories and descriptions
Tous les Phare de France
Rene Gast and Jean Guichard,
1999, ISBN 2-7373-2471-8.
A little encyclopedia of all lighthouses in France
Leuchttürme an deutschen Küsten
1994, Ellert & Richter, Hamburg
Lighthouses in Germany
Tue Sep 14 00:49:28 MET DST 1999