Office of the Light House Engineer
Portland, Oregon July 26, 1873
I have the honor to make the following Report of Operations for the Month of June, 1873.
Yaqunia Bay LH Ogn. Examined land with reference to 20 acres being sufficient for LH purposes.
Cape Foulweather Lt Station Ogn. Shipped missing parts of Lantern from San Francisco. Sodded yard where wind was tearing away soil. Made arrangements for re-whitewashing tower.
Probable Operations in July. Rewhitewashed Tower. Begin the erection of the Lantern.
Point Adams Lt Station, Ogn. In company with Capt. Spotts LH Inspector, selected LH Site. Carefully examined different roads from Steamer landing as Fort Stevens, to proposed LH Site, and made rough plan & estimate for Road over the best route. Advertised for Proposals for Fog Signal Boilers for this station and New Dungeness LH Station, W.T.
Cape Flattery Lt. Ho. W.T. Took men and materials to this station and area by completed carpenter work on Tank for Water. Commenced caulking tank. Probable Operations for July. Complete Tank and fill with water from cistern. Repair fog signal and put into operation. Stay rotten joists in Lt. House
Henry M Roberts
Chairman Light-H0use Board. Maj. Of Eng’rs & L.H. Eng’r
Washingotn DC Thirteenth District
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