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Point Atkinson Lighthouse: Maintaining the Light

Lighthouse boat used by keepers. Built in 1886.
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Thomas David Grafton.
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Gordon and Laurence Grafton.
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Laurence Grafton.
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Laurence Grafton, dog and friend.
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Alton Grafton, Jack Jacob and Laurence Grafton with fish.
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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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Life at the lighthouse was hard work but there was some time for play.
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Laurence Grafton and Jack Jacob after fishing off Point Atkinson.
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Lightkeepers were required to keep the lighthouse in good condition.
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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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Street railwaymen. Ernie Dawe is in the first row, on the far right.
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Veteran's Home Guard members on steps with dog.
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Members of the armed forces.
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Navy signalman? on dock.
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