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Point Atkinson Lighthouse: Maintaining the Light
Location: Point Atkinson, West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Alton Grafton, Horace Lear and Laurence Grafton with fish.
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Laurence Grafton with fish.
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Grafton family men and boys, c. 1920s.
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Grafton family at Point Atkinson.
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Left to right: Jack Jacob, Muriel Bell, Mother Grafton, Larry Grafton.
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Life at the lighthouse was hard work but there was some time for play.
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Gordon, Laurence and Alton Grafton, Jim Jackson and Pat Rogers at Point Atkinson.
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A group of friends at a summer gathering at Point Atkinson, c. 1930s.
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Laurence Grafton and Jack Jacob after fishing off Point Atkinson.
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Dad and Mother Grafton's silver wedding party at Point Atkinson, 1934.
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Page from the keeper's log describing Grafton's death.
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Mildred Millar at Point Atkinson. Mildred married Larry Grafton in the mid 1930s.
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Lightkeepers were required to keep the lighthouse in good condition.
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Laying telephone cable to Point Grey.
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Group in boat off Point Atkinson.
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On the boat slip. Norm Dawe is at right.
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Derrick for delivering coal to power the fog alarm.
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Chicken house and garden.
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