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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 119 - 15th January 2019

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

Please also read the Lamp Guidelines for Authors

In this issue
  • The Executive Committee in action
  • (Two) Five go on a Cornish adventure - Kerry Larbalestier
  • Book review: Living by the Lighthouse by Margaret Cordiner - Patrick Tubby
  • After the Lord Mackenzie's show - Sydney Scott
  • A remote life in confined spaces - Commander Jane Allen RD RNR
  • Lighthouses in unusual places - Peter Goulding
  • ALK 30th Anniversary Photography Competition
  • Tasman Island - John Best
  • Lighthouses of Finistere Part 1 - Denise Shultz
  • How many tins does it take to paint a lighthouse? Happisburgh Lighthouse - Joy and Patrick Tubby
  • Lighting up young minds - Mark Lewis
  • Pride in the Light - Poem by Bill Brealey
  • The old Avonmouth Lighthouse - Martin Broad
  • The great light - unravelling its past - Maeve Moreland, Titanic Foundation
  • Lighthouse craft work - Gordon Medlicott
  • An eye-opener on Iona! Christopher Nicholson
  • Book talk 2: Ancient Lighthouses and other aids of navigation by Ken Trethewey - David Taylor FSA Scot
  • My favourite lighthouses: Barns Ness - David Taylor
  • Events update
  • Puzzle corner
  • Front/back cover: St Mary's Lighthouse - George Johnson

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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).

Discounts apply for multiple purchases. Payment can be made via Paypal.
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.