Popes Island Station House

Currently used as a(n) Does Not Survive

The Popes Island Station House was built in 1878

This 1876 Station House was designed by J. Lake Parkinson


This station building's condition is NA

Station closed in 1953. Turned over to GSA in 1965 and transferred to the Fish and Wildlife Service in 1966 as part of Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. Station house abandoned and destroyed by fire by in 1965.


Assateague Island VA NA


Owner Information

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Ninigret National Wildlife Refuge, Rhode Island National Wildlife Refuge Complex (Owner of Station Site)
8231 Beach Road
P.O. Box 62
Chincoteague Island, VA 23336

(757) 336-6122

[email protected]

If you have questions, please contact:

John Schroer
Refuge Manager