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Point Atkinson Lighthouse: Maintaining the Light

The eastern view from the Point Atkinson lighthouse
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View to the south from the Point Atkinson Lighthouse tower.
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The western view from the Point Atkinson lighthouse
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Postcard of Point Atkinson Lighthouse.
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Postcard showing original wood Point Atkinson lighthouse tower, with boat in foreground.
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The lighthouse tower and house was demolished in 1912 and a new concrete tower was built.
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Point Atkinson Lighthouse with duplex in the foreground.
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Duplex with Point Atkinson Lighthouse in the background.
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The pilot's station (foreground) and the Point Atkinson lighthouse and keeper's duplex (background).
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Point Atkinson Lighthouse. Photo credit: Larry Dawe.
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Lighthouse boat used by keepers. Built in 1886.
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Laurence Grafton with fish.
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Left to right: Jack Jacob, Muriel Bell, Mother Grafton, Larry Grafton.
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A group of friends at a summer gathering at Point Atkinson, c. 1930s.
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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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