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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 117 - 15th July 2018

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

Please also read the Lamp Guidelines for Authors

In this issue
  • In memoriam -
  • Henry Henvey
  • Peter Humphrey
  • Alan Taylor
  • Dennis Skillicorn
  • Who are they now?
  • The ALK's 30th anniversary photo competition
  • Meet your new president: Ian Duff
  • ALK AGM Weekend 2018
  • The Executive Committee in action - David taylor
  • Lighthouses in unusual places: Mike Rose
  • Building a Lighthouse: A giant task carried on between the tides - Beachy Head Lighthouse: H B Shepstone
  • Living in a Lighthouse - Gaia Serafino
  • Chance Glass Works Heritage Trust fundraising - Suzanne Wenczek
  • A spot of bother - Jim Veall
  • St Mary's Lighthouse and Visitor Centre, Heritage Lottery funded renovation project update - Adam Kelsey
  • Trips and Tips: Ireland: Lights on the Wild Atlantic Way - Dafydd Davies
  • Villa Lighthouse: A historic lighthouse on the Norwegian coast - Reidar Lindseth
  • Lighthouses in fabric - Lin Sunderland
  • Caldey Island: a tiny jewel - Helen Gerrard
  • Seeing is believing! - Gordon Medlicott
  • Book Talk: Life and Death on Little Ross, by David R Collin - reviewed by Chris Williams
  • My favourite lighthouse: Ardnamurchan - Helen Fairlie
  • Front cover: Strumble Head Lighthouse: photo by Helen Gerrard
  • Back cover: Relief of Pladda Lighthouse 1963 by Roger Redfern

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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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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.