19

OverviewTranscribeVersionsHelp

Facsimile

Transcription

Img 0525 opening

JOURNAL of Light-station at Yaquina Head Oregon

1911

July

1st Calm to light north west wind to calm dry sea smooth. Bar 30.08. 1st and 2nd asst mowing in yard. Keeper went to Newport for mail and supplies.

2nd Calm to light north west wind to calm dry sea smooth. Bar 30.00. General duties for the day. 1st and 2nd asst showing visitors in the tower.

3 Calm to light north west wind dry sea smooth. Bar 30.01. Keeper washing. 1st and 2nd asst showing visitors in the tower.

4 Calm to moderate north west breeze to calm dry sea mod. Bar 30.00. Keeper showing visitors in the tower. 1st and 2nd asst went to Newport. 2nd asst left station at 8 AM.

5 Light north west breeze dry sea moderate. Bar 29.96. Keeper working on annual reports. 2nd asst returned to station at 11 AM.

6 Light north west wind showers to dry sea smooth. Bar 30.10. Keeper working on annual account. 2nd asst showing visitors in the tower. 1st asst went to Newport for mail.

7 Calm to light north west breeze dry sea smooth. Bar 30.14. Keeper working on annual account. 1st and 2nd asst showing visitors in the tower.

8 Calm to fresh north west breeze to calm sea smooth. Bar 31.08. 1st and 2nd asst cleaning up the grass. Keeper went to Newport for mail and supplies.

9 Fresh north west breeze dry sea moderate. Bar 30.20. General duties for the day. Keeper and asst keepers showing 66 visitors in the tower.

10 Fresh north west breeze hazy dry sea rough. Bar 30.21. Keeper and asst keepers showing visitors in tower. General duties for the day.

11 Fresh north west breeze & hazy dry sea rough. Bar 30.18. 1st asst showing visitors in the tower. Keeper and 2nd asst went to Newport for mail & supplies.

12 Light north west wind hazy dry to fog sea smooth. Bar 30.01. Keeper and asst keepers cleaned plate glass of lantern and all brass work in tower. Cleaned all windows in lantern & work room.

13 Light south east wind dense fog damp sea smooth. Bar 30.04. Keeper and asst keepers showing visitors in tower. 1st asst went to Newport for mail.

14 Light south east wind dense fog damp sea smooth. Bar 30.02. Keeper showing visitors in tower. General duties for the day.

15 Variable to light north wind foggy dry sea smooth. Bar 29.98. 1st and 2nd asst put 100 gallons kerosene oil in butts. Keeper went to Newport for mail & supplies.

16 Moderate N. to light south east wind dense fog damp sea smooth. Bar 29.8. General duties for the day. Keeper and asst keepers showing 97 visitors in the tower.

17 Light southerly wind dense fog damp sea moderate. Bar 29.86. Keeper and asst keepers showing visitors in the tower.

18 Light southerly wind to calm dense fog damp sea smooth. Bar 29.84. Keeper and 1st asst showing visitors in the tower. 2nd asst went to Newport for mail.

19 Calm to light southerly wind fog to hazy dry sea smooth. Bar 29.86. Keeper went to Newport for mail. 1st and 2nd asst working in shop.

20 Calm to light south wind to calm warm dry sea calm. Bar 29.95. Keeper and 2nd asst showing visitors in tower. 1st asst went to Newport for supplies.

21 Light south wind showers to calm & clear and warm sea calm. Bar 30.04. Keeper and asst keepers showing visitors in tower. Log raft ??? of station 8:30 PM. First aut??? mobile to arrived at station.

22 Light northerly breeze clear dry sea mod. Bar 30.08. 1st and 2nd asst working in there quarters. Keeper went to Newport for mail.

23 Light northerly breeze clear dry sea mod. Bar 29.90. Keeper left station 7 AM. 1st and 2nd assts showing 87 visitors through tower.

24 Light northerly breeze foggy dry sea mod. Bar 30.10. Keeper returned to station 6 PM. 1st and 2nd assts showing 51 visitors through tower.

25 Moderate north west breeze fog at times dry sea mod. Bar 30.09. Keeper and 1st asst showing visitors in the tower. 2nd asst went to Newport for mail.

26 Calm to moderate north west breeze dry sea moderate. Bar 30.04. Keeper went to Newport for mail. 1st and 2nd asst working in there respective quarters.

27 Moderate northerly breeze clear to dense fog and damp sea smooth. Bar 29. Keeper and asst keepers showing 119 visitors in the tower.

28 Moderate northerly breeze dense fog damp sea smooth. Bar 30.02. Keeper and 2nd asst showing visitors in tower. 1st asst went to Newport for mail and supplies.

29 Light northerly wind fog & haze to clear sea smooth. Bar 30.10. Keeper went to Newport for mail. 1st and 2nd asst cleaning up the grounds.

30 Light westerly wind to calm dry sea smooth. Bar 30.14. Keeper and asst keepers showing visitors in the tower. General duties for the day,

31 Light northerly wind clear dry to dense fog sea smooth. Bar 30.10. Keeper working in his quarters. 1st and 2nd asst showing 125 visitors in tower.

Page Notes

Nobody has written a note for this page yet

Please sign in to write a note for this page