Maritime Times No. 52 Spring 2015

1st Sep 2015

This issue focussed on lighthouses, with articles on Table Cape Lighthouse, Tasman Island, The Secret Lives of Lighthouse Keepers, an exploration of the information on Tasmanian lighthouses held in the National Archives; A history of Tasmania's lighhouses from the viewpoint of AMSA, the Commonwealth Department responsible for their maintenance and operation today; the Goose Island Lighthouse Tragedy; the Cape Wickham lighthouse and personal memories of serving aboard Cape Pillar, the Department of Transport vessel responsible for servicing Tasmania's lighthouses in the early 1970s.