The Point Lookout Lighthouse

Point Lookout Lighthouse

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For further information, please refer to the following:

Secrets of the Chesapeake, Maryland Public Television, April 17, 2012 Contains a segment on the lighthouse and Fort Lincoln.
Weird Travels, Travel Channel, 2005 Creepy Capital City episode contains a segment on Point Lookout.
Mystery Hunters, Discovery Kids Channel, 2004 Haunted Lighthouse and Mexican UFO episode features Point Lookout Lighthouse.
Sightings, The Ghost Report, Fox TV 1995 Includes a 5 minute segment about recordings made at the lighthouse with unexpected- and unexplained- voices.
Favorite Old Haunts, Chesapeake Bay Magazine;
October, 1999 p. 96
Article about the lighthouse, including an interview with Laura Berg.
Bay Beacons Lighthouses of the Chesapeake Bay Linda Turbeyville
Ghosts and Haunted Houses of Maryland Trish Gallagher
Guardians of the Lights Elinor Dewire
Haunted Houses USA Dolores Riccio and Joan Bingham
The Lighthouses of the Chesapeake Bay Robert de Gast
Lighting the Bay: Tales of Chesapeake Lighthouses Pat Vojtech
Point Lookout Prison Camp for Confederates Edwin Beitzell
Women who Kept the Lights, An Illustrated History of Female Lighthouse Keepers Mary Louise Clifford and J. Candace Clifford, 1993
Maryland Lighthouses of the Chesapeake Bay F. Ross Holland
Haunted Lighthouses, 1998; The Learning Channel Segment on Pt. Lookout, including an interview with Laura Berg.
Chesapeake Lights A Quarterly Newsletter of the Chesapeake Chapter, U.S. Lighthouse Society- Summer 1996  
Lighthouse Digest, August 1996  
Lighthouse Digest, August 2000  
Chronicles of St. Mary's, July 1982  
Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons Island, MD  
National Archives (NARA), Washington, D.C. and College Park, M.D.  
Presence of the past? by Marian Myles, Maryland Independent, October 26,1984 PageC-3N.  
Paranormal Investigations Web site (  Contains investigations of Point Lookout
St. Mary's County Historical Society Historical information about St. Mary's County, MD