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LIGHT-HOUSE BOARD Form 306
JOURNAL of Light-station at Yaquina Head Oregon
1912 MONTH. DAY. RECORD OF IMPORTANT EVENTS AT THE STATION, BAD WEATHER, ETC.
Feb1: Fresh to moderate east wind dry heavy west swell Bar 3008. Keeper and 2nd asst cleaning up grounds 1st asst went to Newport for mail

2: East to north east wind & warn dry sea mod Bar 3010. Keeper inspected station and asst keepers quarters

3: Calm to light south east wind to rain sea mod Bar 2998. 1st and 2nd asst working in the shop Keeper went to Newport for mail

4: Moderate east to south east wind rain heavy west swell Bar 2998. General duties for the day. 1st asst showing 2 visitors in the tower

5: Light north east wind clear day sea smooth Bar 3002. Keeper painting 1st and 2nd asst working in their quarters

6: Light east to south east wind showers misty sea mod Bar 2980. Keeper painting his kitchen. 1st asst washing clothes. 2nd asst went to Newport for mail

7: Fresh south east breeze rain sea rough Bar 3002. Keeper paintin in his quarters 1st asst working in his quarters 2nd asst left station at 4:30pm

8: Fresh south east breeze to half a gale sea rough Bar 2990. Keeper working in his quarters 1st asst working in shop 2nd asst returned to station at 1:00pm

9: Fresh south east breeze stormy rain sea rough Bar 2980. Keeper painting his back hall. 2nd ast working in his quarters 1st asst went to Newport for mail

10: Fresh south east breeze stormy rain sea rough Bar 2998. First and 2nd asst keepers working in their quarters Keeper went to Newport for mail and supplies

11: Light south to variable winds dry sea moderate Bar 3010. General duties for the day 2nd asst showed two visitors in the tower

12: Light to fresh south east breeze rain sea rough Bar 3008. Keeper and 1st asst working in their quarters 2nd asst rapairing fence and showing 3 visitors in tower

13: Moderate southeast wind light rain sea rough Bar 2998. Keeper and 1st asst working in their respective quarters 2nd asst went to Newport for mail

14: Fresh south east breeze ligth rain sea rough Bar 2990. Keeper and asst keepers stringing new wire on east boundary fence and repairing same

15: Fresh south east breeze to half a gale stormy rain sea rough Bar 2990. Keeper inspected station and asst keepers quarters. 1st asst went to Newport for mail

16: Light to fresh south east breeze stormy rain sea rough Bar 2996. Keeper and asst keepers working in their respective quarters and general work at station

17: Moderate south to south west wind squally rain sea rough Bar 2998. 1st and 2nd asst keepers working in shop Keeper went to Newport for mail and supplies

18: Light west to north west wind rain squalls sea moderate Bar 3040. General duties for the day 6 visitors were shown in the tower

19: Light N.east to east wind clear day sea smooth Bar 3038. Keeper and 1st asst washing clothes and 2nd asst working in the garden

20: Moderate north west breeze rain squalls sea moderate Bar 3030. Keeper working in shop 1st asst washing and showing 2 visitors in tower 2nd asst went to Newport for mail

21: Light east to south east wind dry warm sea mod Bar 3008. Keeper inspected quarters of 1st and 2nd and general duties for the day

22: Fresh south east breeze rain to fresh north west breeze and rain squalls sea rough Bar. General duties for the day first asst went to Newport for mail and supplies

23: Fresh north west breeze rain squalls sea rough Bar 3038. Keeper and asst keepers working in there respective quarters and in the garden

24: Light north west to northerly wind dry sea smooth Bar 3035. First and second assistant cutting wood on the beach. Keeper went to Newport for mail

25: Fresh to light south east wind rain sea moderate Bar 3014. General duties for the day Keeper showing 4 visitors in tower 1st and 2nd asst getting wood from the beach

26: Light variable winds misty showers sea smooth Bar 3012. Keeper working in the shop. 1st and 2nd asst cutting wood on the beach

27: Calm to light NW wind shower to East wind clear sea calm Bar 3010. Keeper working in barn 1st asst showing 5 visitors in the tower 2nd asst went to Newport for mail

28: Fresh easterly breeze clear dry to calm sea smooth Bar 2998. The station and and all quarters were inspected today by Keeper. All keepers working in garden

29: Calm to light north east wind clear day sea smooth Bar 2980. Keeper showing visitors in tower 2nd asst working in garden 2st asst went to Newport for mail

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