Illuminating Apparatus:

Service Lamp:


Service Lamp Burner:

Service Lamp Burner Level:

Plate Glass:

Lens Cover:

Lantern Curtains:

Carillon or Alarm Bell:

Rod Lamp:


Stairway and Landing:

Inside of tower:

Glazing of Dwelling:

Improvements Needed:




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Hooper Strait Light Station - 1870

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In good condition

In good condition.

In good condition. The glass was free from soot, smoke & oil.

Sample examined & found to be free from all objectionable matter.

In good condition, free from gummy or burnt oil.

Burner was found to be level. The Keeper understands how to center it.

In good condition, clean, clear, free from scratches, stains or dirt.

It was on: clean: hung up in the lantern room when not in use, made of white cotton ticking.

2 sets new containing 18 pieces: put up & taken down at the proper time.

There is no alarm bell

Lamp in good condition & very clean.

General condition good & clean.

Very clean.

In good condition.

none required.

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Condition of:

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Lantern and Trap Doors:

Watch or Trimming Room:

Lucernes or Matches:




Lens is never touched improperly.

Door fits tight.

There are none of these articles to be seen at time of inspection.

There were none of these things seen in the rooms mentioned.

The Keeper understands the use of the heater.

Keeper understand the use of the ventilators & how to air the bldg.

They were painted according to Instructions. The lightning conductor was in good condition & led into the water.

Equipment Care

Does Keeper Understand the Use and Care of:

Oil Room:

Oil Carriers:

In very good condition, clean.

In very good condition, clean in every thing. properly arranged.

Oil Room

Condition of:

Number of:

100 gallon oil:

50 gallon oil:

Small butts for Waste Oil:

Dripping Buckets:

Oil Tanks:


1, 10 gallons


3, holding 110 gallons.

Oil butts made according to regulation:

Oil butt covers:

Drip Bucket Placement:

Oil Butt Platform:

Empty Oil Butts:

They are so made

Gutters were filled w/ refuse oil, & the covers on. Keeper understands use of covers and air cocks.

There was a dripping bucket so hung.

They are placed on a platform made of plank.

There was no empty oil butt.

General Information: