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lighthouse keepers

Stuart Buchanan

lighthouse keepers

by Stuart Buchanan

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Coral Coast Publications in Samford, Qld., Australia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Buchanan, Stuart.,
    • Lighthouse keepers -- Australia -- Biography.,
    • Lighthouse keepers -- Australia.,
    • Lighthouses -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Stuart Buchanan.
      ContributionsAustralia. Dept. of Trade and Customs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsVK1140.B83 A3 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 268, 14 p. :
      Number of Pages268
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL905506M
      ISBN 10064618458X
      LC Control Number95199185
      OCLC/WorldCa34361787

      Flannan Isles Lighthouse is a lighthouse near the highest point on Eilean Mòr, one of the Flannan Isles in the Outer Hebrides off the west coast of mainland is best known for the mysterious disappearance of its keepers in   “Lighthouse keepers in the 18th and 19th centuries, male and female, faced much danger and performed heavy physical labor,” write Mary and Candace Clifford in their book Author: Natasha Frost.

        The Lighthouse Keeper's Daughter by Hazel Gaynor ***Celebrating my th read of the year!*** Genre/Categories: Historical Fiction, Women's Fiction Summary: Inspired by true events, The Lighthouse Keeper's Daughter shares the story of Grace Darling, an extraordinary young woman who helps her father keep the Longstone Lighthouse on the.   Hazel Gaynor is an award-winning New York Times, USA Today and international bestselling author. Her debut The Girl Who Came Home won the RNA Historical Novel of the Year award, A Memory of Violets was a WHSmith Fresh Talent pick, The Girl from The Savoy was shortlisted for the Irish Book Awards, and The Lighthouse Keeper's Daughter was shortlisted Brand: HarperCollins Publishers.

      Later, J. McHenry Farley who was a minister and was also an African-American served as lighthouse keeper at the same lighthouse from to , one of the few “official” black keepers. Robert Darnell, a former slave, from Alexandria, VA was apparently a lighthouse keeper at the Lower Cedar Point Lighthouse in Maryland in the s. They estimate that they have identified approximately 95% of all the keepers who served at US lighthouses on the Great Lakes through the early ’s. They publish individual books listing all of the keepers organized by Lake, by lighthouse, and by the keeper’s last name.


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