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BISHOP ROCK LIGHTHOUSE

by Elisabeth Stanbrook

Published by Twelveheads Press. 1st. 2008

Very good condition. Designed to protect one of the most dangerous stretches of sea in the British Isles as the very edge of the dramatic Western Rocks on the Isles of Scilly. This book tells the story of the lighthouse, its construction and steady improvement, the workers who built and maintained it, the lighthouse keepers who ensured it was always available, and of the relief boatmen who provided the vital link. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos and illustrations.

Spine cocked. Rear cover lightly scuffed. Minor mark to page 53 else a clean copy.

ISBN: 9780906294697
Stock no. 1823337

 

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