The Friends of the Stirling Smith Art Gallery and Museum
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29 January 2018Scottish Lighthouses
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Scottish Lighthouses
Bob McIntosh
Monday 29 January 2018

Lecture starts at 7.30pm; doors open at 7pm

Tickets at the door £5 (Friends £4) include tea/coffee and biscuits


Bob McIntosh is a graduate of Heriot Watt University and a Chartered Engineer. After varied experience in Civil Engineering he joined the Northern Lighthouse Board where he worked for 29 years. There Bob was responsible for the automation of many major lights, refurbishment, maintenance and solarisation of lighthouses and the construction of several new lighthouses.  He represented the Northern Lighthouse Board at the International Association of Lighthouse Authorities and later was Chair of the Working Group on Conservation, Heritage and Civil Engineering.

Bob will talk about his career working with lighthouses, including aspects of lighthouse heritage and conservation.