Big Kinnakeet Station Site

Buxton, NC

Also known as Big Kinnakeet

The Big Kinnakeet Station Site site was established in 1878


This is not an active site. It was active 1878-1946


This site was closed (in) 1946


This is the original site location


Designation number: 182

Station closed in 1946. 1878-1879 and 1929 station houses were both torn down after being damaged during the August 1944 hurricane.

Station Site Notes:

1878 will soon be in operation (1882/1883?); 1885 additions and repairs (USLSS Annual Reports). Abandoned in 1932 (?) (USCG Historian's Website).

Buildings at this Station Site

There are no surviving station houses at this site.

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