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The ALK's Quarterly Journal

Please send in your items for LAMP to the LAMP Editorial Team

Next copy deadline:
LAMP 114 - 15th October 2017

Please send items where possible in Word format
and images in JPG format.

Please also read the Lamp Guidelines for Authors

In this issue:

  • Obituary: Frank Creasey - by Gordon Medlicott
  • The Executive Committee in action - David Taylor
  • Mull of Galloway lighthouse (and staff!) to feature in new film
  • The History of Rozewie II Lighthouse: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow (Part 1) - Apoloniusz Lysejko
  • Andrew William Rosie - Eric Thomson
  • An interview with Afternoon Pictures (ALK DVD)
  • Annual General Meeting Weekend 2017
  • ALK Lighthouse Museum - Keith Morton
  • Finders Keepers - Tales in Textiles - Connie Flynn
  • Voyaging in Lightvessels: Part 1 - Terry Bullard
  • News from St Mary's Island Lighthouse - Lin Sunderland
  • Gift Aid - Fiona Harrison
  • Engine Switch On at Mull of Galloway - Alison Smith
  • Trinity House News: Europa Point Lighthouse re-engineering complete
  • Updates from Orfordness Lighthouse
  • Antonio Molina - Andalusia's answer to the Stevensons? - Chris Cattell
  • Trips and Tips: The lighthouses of Basse-Normandie - John Grierson
  • Book Talk: A History of Floating Aids to Navigation by Adrian Wilkins
  • My Favourite Lighthouse: Fastnet - Ian Hogarth
  • Events Update - David Taylor

  • Front cover: Godrevy Lighthouse - Chris Nicholson
  • Back cover: Lighthouse Donkeys: Postcards courtesy of John Mobbs and Christopher Nicholson

Previous Issues
  2017 2016


Back Issues of Lamp

Back issues of LAMP, the ALK journal are available, starting from February 1989. 

Some of the early issues are now out of print in paper form,
please contact Patrick Tubby to check availability.

Of those still in print, up to No 37 - £1.00 each, Nos 38 onwards £2.00 each (including 2nd class p&p UK).

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Please contact Patrick Tubby to discusss your requirements before paying.
Please indicate when checking out which issue numbers you require.

Or write to: Patrick Tubby, 23 Aldis Road, Acle, Norwich NR13 3BN
enclosing your order and payment to Association of Lighthouse Keepers.

Back Issues CD

The first five years of LAMP, 1989-1993 (20 issues) are now available on CD in pdf format so that you can view these on your PC or laptop. These have been scanned from the original Editor's proofs, so include colour images which were not available when LAMP was first published.