My Amazing Great Grandmother..

A Memory of Berwick-upon-Tweed

As a child we often travelled to Berwick just to see the lighthouse. We live in Ayrshire but my great grandmother, Robina Burgon, was from Berwick and the last person to man the lighthouse before it became operated by electricity. She took over from her father who worked on it for 9 years before falling ill. I loved visiting there and listening to the stories. Fond memories.

A memory shared by Yvonne Mc Lellan , on Feb 23rd, 2014.

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