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I was looking at the ship movements for Sept 1804 listed in the Naval Chronicle. I found the following:

"Arrived [at Portsmouth] a Schooner, of 16 guns, employed in laying down new lights on the Coast."

Does anyone know what kind of light this refers to? I'm assuming it's somehow related to navigation.

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