NEW ZEALAND LIGHTHOUSES
Robert Henry Leighton ( - )
Born Mth Day, ???? in . ?
Arrived in ???, New Zealand in ????, aboard ???. ?
Joined the Lighthouse Service ????. ?
Robert Henry Leighton Rank: Principal Keeper. Work Period: 18-09-22 to 24-01-33. Postmaster: from the 18-09-22. Family: nothing known. Robert Leighton’s term as a principal keeper was extremely short, the second shortest for a principal keeper during the light’s history; 129 days (or 18 weeks or 4 months and 7 days).
13a. DOC. Cape Brett, Keepers Stories
13a. DOC, Cape Brett, Keepers Stories. http://www.doc.govt.nz/publications/conservation/historic/by-region/northland/beacon-of-the-bay-the-cape-brett-lighthouse-settlement-and-its-families/
13b. DOC, Lighthouse of Foveaux Strait - A History. Angela Bain May, 2010. http://www.doc.govt.nz/publications/conservation/historic/by-region/southland/lighthouses-of-foveaux-strait-a-history/
245. New Zealand Herald, Volume XLI, Issue 12544, 11 April 1904, Page 5
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