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Alan S. W. Reed
11 First Way, Nantucket, MA02554
Maker of Nantucket Baskets
4 Mattapoisett Avenue, Nantucket, MA02554
The Nantucket Lightship Baskets have a great history. In the 1800’s one of the most famous Nantucket Lightships was anchored off the shores of the island to warn approaching ships that there were dangerous shoals nearby.
Michael Kane Lightship Baskets
18 Sparks Avenue, Nantucket, MA02554
Craftsmen, Michael Kane, began weaving his heritage through Nantucket Lightship Baskets in 1969. He learned his trade from his grandparents, Mr and Mrs. William Reis, Sr., and began his own successful business while still in the eighth grade.
The Basket Shop
80 Old South Road, Nantucket, MA02554
If you want a basket with a special, personal touch, why not weave one yourself? My kits contain all the materials you will need to make your own Nantucket Lightship Basket.