Lightkeeper’s Journal #2 – Memories

Lightkeeper’s Journal #2 Memories from the Sheringham Point Lighthouse Preservation Society   by Rebecca Quinn For 100 years, the Sheringham Point Lighthouse has withstood everything the environment has thrown at it; winter storms, dense fog, the salty air, and shuddering earthquakes. Earthquakes and tremors are a common occurrence for Vancouver…

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Lightkeeper’s Journal #1 – Memories

Lightkeeper’s Journal #1 Memories from the Sheringham Point Lighthouse Preservation Society   After the lighthouse was finished, the Arden family moved to Sheringham Point and put the lighthouse into operation, beginning in September 1912. The only way the lightkeepers could receive provisions was if the goods were shipped to the…

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Together, We Did It!

Heritage Designation Awarded to Sheringham Point Lighthouse Site   TOGETHER, WE DID IT! All of the hard work, the letters of support, and the dedication of our Society’s members and volunteers over the past twelve years is now paying off.  We received a letter last week from the Minister of…

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Lighthouse Book Launch

EXCITING NEWS! The Book, “To The Lighthouse – An Explorer’s Guide to the Lighthouses of Southern BC” was launched at Bolen Books on June 2nd, 2015. The book is the result of several years of work by the Sheringham Point Lighthouse Preservation Society, its authors, collaborators and photographers. Our lighthouse…

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