Who is Eben Emerson?
On March 16, 1865, he saved the crew of the British brig Edyth Anne from drowning in a heavy storm near the lighthouse; for this action he was commended by the Canadian government and rewarded with binoculars.
His name is also given as "Ebenezer Emerson".
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on July 23, 2013
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