Robson, Charles Hepburn Orlando
Copies of two diaries, one describing the life of lighthouse keeper C.H.O. Robson; the other describing a trip gifted to Mr Robson on his retirement.
1) A diary, 1872 - 1903, describing the life of a lighthouse keeper. Charles Hepburn Orlando Robson was a lighthouse keeper at Taiaroa Heads, Farewell Spit and Portland Island. 30 pages
2) The diary of Amy Isabella Robson, 1903 describing a free trip given to C H O Robson and his family on his retirement from the Government Light Service. They sailed on the SS Hinemoa from Taiaroa Head to Wellington. 6 pages.