Keeper Bio: Darnell, Robert

Date of Service: 1870-1875

1870-1875: Served as Principal Keeper at Lower Cedar Point Lighthouse, MD. His beginning salary was $600/year and his ending salary was $550/year.

1870: In the Lighthouse Inspection Report, Robert Darnell is described as young, no family, and has a good capacity for his duties as keeper.

 Sources:, Chesapeake Chapter Database, Lighhouse Inspection Report 1870

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