Mokohinau Lighthouse

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archie.lukas on December 9, 2010

I was there in 1980, just as it was about to closed as the last manned lighthouse. The keeper was building a boat for retirement - right up there on the peak.

The air force lifted it off when done

Its now automated.

But the keeper and his wife were a nice couple with enormous calf muscles from climbing up the hill each day.

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  • Uploaded on August 24, 2009
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    by Pete Pattinson
    • Camera: NIKON E5000
    • Taken on 2004/01/08 17:00:00
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