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David Partington (1856 - 1913)

Born January 22, 1856.  22

Died on Duty, April 17, 1913  22 

 

 

Pencarrow Heads  22 Probationary Keeper  22  September 21, 1882  22  October 26, 1882  22 
Matiu-Somes Island  22 Probationary Keeper  22  October 26, 1882  22  November 3, 1882  22 
Portland Island  22 Probationary Keeper  22  November 5, 1882  22  March 31, 1883  22 
Portland Island  22 Assistant Keeper  22  April 1, 1883  22  1884  22 
Cape Saunders  22 Assistant Keeper  22  1884  22  1890  22 
Puysegur Point  22 Assistant Keeper  22  March, 1890  13b  22   January 25, 1895  13b  22 
Cape Foulwind  22  83 Assistant Keeper  22  February 2, 1895  22  1898  22  212
Mokohinau Islands  22 Principal Keeper  22  1898  22  212 October 29, 1901  22 
Stephens Island  22 Principal Keeper  22  December 14, 1901  22  1904  22  245 
Akaroa  22 Principal Keeper  22  August 1, 1904  22  245 May 1, 1909  22
Nugget Point  22 Principal Keeper  22  1909  22  January 17, 1912  22 
Godley Head  22  Principal Keeper  22  January 17, 1912  22  April 17, 1913  22      (Died on Duty)  22

 

 

Additional Sources:

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/

83. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~babznz/capefoulwind.html

212. Press, Volume LV, Issue 10068, 21 June 1898, Page 6

 

 

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