Facing the Sea: Lightkeepers and Their Families by Harold ChubbsFacing the Sea: Lightkeepers and Their Families by Harold Chubbs

Facing the Sea: Lightkeepers and Their Families

byHarold Chubbs, Wade KearleyForeword byLorne Humphries

Hardcover | November 4, 2013

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In Facing the Sea, authors Harold Chubbs and Wade Kearley have captured an important era in the maritime history of Newfoundland and Labrador. These tales of rescue and tragedy, of love lost and redeemed, describe first-hand what life was like for lightkeepers and their families in twenty-five light stations along the exposed and often inhospitable coast of Newfoundland and Labrador. Most of these stories are told here for the first time in print, and each story is rich with new details and insights from the perspective of these remarkable men and women.<_o3a_p>

Harold Chubbs was born in Carbonear, Conception Bay, Newfoundland, in 1938. He attended St. James High School in Carbonear, and then undertook a five-year apprenticeship program working at the E. F. Barnes Machine Shop on Water Street, St. John's. Graduating with a machinist certificate in 1960, he went on to become a marine engineer. ...
Title:Facing the Sea: Lightkeepers and Their FamiliesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:132 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.44 inPublished:November 4, 2013Publisher:Flanker PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1771173017

ISBN - 13:9781771173018

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