POINT ATKINSON LIGHTHOUSE
Site named by Capt. Vancouver June 14, 1792.
Wall of original tower, built in 1874, still stands near present tower, completed in 1912.
Tower 60 ft high - light 108 ft above high water
Light beam - a 500 Watt bulb
Foghorn range - 10 miles
First white child born in West Vancouver at Lighthouse Apr. 25, 1876 - James Atkinson Woodward, son of first keeper - Edwin Woodward.
Presented 1967 by Ray Edwin Woodward, grandson of Edwin Woodward.
1875-1880 Edwin Woodward
1880 R. Wellwood
1880-1910 W. Erwin
1910-1933 T. Grafton
1933-1934 L. Grafton
1934-1961 E. Dawe
Submitted by: @Saskajanet