Bolinas Bay Station Site

Bolinas, CA

Also known as Bolinas Bay

The Bolinas Bay Station Site site was established in 1881


This site was closed (in) 1885


This is an active site from 1881-1885


This is the original site location


Designation number: 321 (312)

Station closed at this site in 1885 after station house was destroyed by fire on April 15 of that year. Station wasn’t moved to a new site until 1917. 1881 station house does not survive.

Station Site Notes:

1878 site offered; 1879 will soon be erected; 1881 completed and receiving its equipment; 1882 put into operation; completely destroyed by fire April 15, 1885; not rebuilt until 1917 (originally designed as volunteer life-boat station) (USLSS Annual Reports). Station built in 1881; Turned over to GSA in 1954 (USCG Historian's Website).

Buildings at this Station Site

There are no surviving station houses at this site.

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