Alan belongs to: Souter Lighthouse
Alan was born in South Shields. He is the House Steward at Souter Lighthouse. His role includes looking after visitors and maintaining the light and machinery.
Alan was interviewed by Carl Greenwood on 2 March 2006. The interview took place at Souter Lighthouse and lasted 5 minutes and 58 seconds.
Starting at Souter
"Iíve got a background in optics"
Iíve got a background in optics, Iím actually an optical instrument technician, I worked in, I was in the forces as an optical instrument technician, I built old motorbikes and cars as a hobby, or at least I used to, and this job came up in the local rag. So I decided itís worth the price of a stamp, and here I am, 10 years later.
Alan has 11 memories in the memorynet: