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Item ID# A961.003.016
Title Cove Island Lighthouse Visitors' Book
Object Name Book, Record
Dates of Creation 1880-1900
Creator Currie, George
Description Two Cove Island Lighthouse Visitors' Books, list the names of individuals who visited the lighthouse from 1880 -1900. The visitors often indicated their town of residence.

The back of the earliest book includes lists of boats that passed Cove Island, and four pages recording weather conditions commencing January 1881

Admin/Biographical History Captain George Currie was the lighthouse keeper on Cove Island from 1878-1903.
Provenance Captain George Currie was the lighthouse keeper on Cove Island from 1878-1903. The Estate(s) of his daughters Flora and Floss provided this item to the Museum in or around 1961.
Collection Cove Island Lighthouse fonds
Physical Description 25.5 x 20 x 3 cm
Subjects Lighthouse keepers
Lighthouses
People Boyd, Stanley M.
Callieu, William
Campbell, Barbara
Campbell, Jessie
Currie, George (Nemesis, Cove Island Lighthouse keeper)
Currie, Margaret
Currie, Neil H.
Currie, Sadie
Darling, Alma
Darling, Lulu
Dunn, James
Gould, Allan
Graham, Donald
Kennedy, Archie (Capt)
Lambert, Grace Ogilvie
Manley, Will J.
Matheson, Annie
Matheson, Flora
McAulay, Margaret Isabella
McCannell, Malcolm
McKenzie, Malcolm
McLeod, Angus
McLeod, John
McLeod, Kenneth
McPherson, John
Oliver, Ethel
Prichard, Maggie
Ross, James
Shears, Solomon
Sheldon, May
Simpson, William
Tippin, James
Vary, George S.
Place Cove Island
Level of Description Item