Crocker served as lighthouse Keeper from — It is not officially declared as such, but no one will bother you if you decide to bare all They sided with the English settlers in King Philip's War. See all 11 nearby hotels See all nearby restaurants See all nearby attractions. Stephen Pleasonton, Fifth Auditor at the Treasury, asked Skiff to provide a budget for the cart and casks.
The chambers of my house are not lathed, plastered, or ceiled; and the house is not only cold and uncomfortable, but, from its elevated situation, likely to be blown down, as it shakes fearfully with every gale of wind.
Gay Head Light
Kerosene started replacing lard oil in the early s — with full conversion to kerosene by the late s. Stephen Pleasonton, Fifth Auditor at the Treasury, asked Skiff to provide a budget for the cart and casks. Woodcut depicting original Gay Head Lighthouse Photograph courtesy William Waterway The area around Gay Head has been home to Wampanoag Indians for thousands of years, and to this day many local residents are members of the tribe. The population was at the U. Languages Deutsch Edit links.
Retrieved February 27, Others travel by car and ferry; the Woods Hole Ferry is in Vineyard Haven, approximately seventeen miles from the town center. During the first fifteen months, Crocker had four of his children die under mysterious circumstances. The Aquinnah Wampanoag tribe operates a shellfish hatchery on Menemsha Pondcultivating oysters. On similar note, Edward P.