Annual Report of the Light-House Board of the United States to the Secretary of the Treasury for the Fiscal Year Ended ...

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1891 - Lighthouses
 

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Page 214 - By day she shall carry in a vertical line one over the other, not less than 6 feet apart, where they can best be seen, three shapes...
Page 215 - Art. 11. A vessel under 150 feet in length when at anchor shall carry forward, where it can best be seen, but at a height not exceeding 20 feet above the hull...
Page 214 - ... abaft the beam on the starboard side, and of such a character as to be visible at a distance of at least two miles. (c) On the...
Page 215 - ... mile, or a combined lantern showing a green light and a red light from right ahead to two points abaft the beam on their respective sides. Such lanterns shall be carried not less than three feet below the white light.
Page 214 - On the port side a red light so constructed as to show an unbroken light over an arc of the horizon of...
Page 215 - ... feet above the hull, one such light, and at or near the stern of the vessel...
Page 214 - A vessel which from any accident is not under command shall carry at the same height as a white light mentioned in article two (a), where they can best be seen, and if a steam vessel in lieu of that light two red lights, in a vertical line one over the other...
Page 214 - Such steam vessel may carry a small white light abaft the funnel or aftermast for the vessel towed to steer by, but such light shall not be visible forward of the beam.
Page 214 - ... feet apart. The highest and lowest of these lights shall be red, and the middle light shall be white, and they shall...
Page 214 - ... lights, in a vertical line one over the other, not less than six feet apart, and of such a character as to be visible all around the horizon at a distance of at least two miles...

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