The Loneliness Of The Last Lighthouse Keeper

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With the flick of a switch in late November, the last manned lighthouse, at North Foreland in Kent, will become fully automated, ending an age-old tradition. In this programme, some of the very last lighthouse keepers recount the perils and pleasures of the job during their final tours of duty.

19981014

With the flick of a switch in late November, the last manned lighthouse, at North Foreland in Kent, will become fully automated, ending an age-old tradition. In this programme, some of the very last lighthouse keepers recount the perils and pleasures of the job during their final tours of duty.