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Lighthouse Of Tragedy: The Story Of Bustard Head Lighthouse, Queensland's First Coast Light

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No other light station in Australia has a history of tragedies to equal that of Bustard Head on Queensland's Barrier Reef Coast.

Even before the lighthouse as completed in 1898, the station claimed its first life when a workman was fatally injured in the tower. Since then, shipwrecks, murder, abduction, suicide, drownings and cyclones have shattered the lives of light keep
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Paperback, 207 pages
Published 1999 by Coral Coast Publications
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Tricia
Mar 02, 2018 rated it really liked it
This was an interesting read and was well researched. I think the isolation for the families that lived there, particularly the earlier days would have been very difficult.

I found the part about the final days of the lighthouse less interesting but the rest was very enjoyable.
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