Burnt Island Station Site

Saint George, ME

Also known as Burnt Island

The Burnt Island Station Site site was established in 1891


This is not an active site. It was active 1891-1964


This site was closed (in) 1964


This is the original site location


Designation number: 7

Station closed in 1964 and replaced by Station Rockland. 1891 station house survives at this site and is privately owned.

Station Site Notes:

1891 station constructed; 1892 placed in operation; 1913 contract entered for extensive improvements (USLSS Annual Reports). First keeper appointed 11/14/1891; Works Project Administration Act of 1938 provided $52,250 for a new boathouse and launchway and to recondition the station buildings. The station remained on the listing of stations until July 1964(?) [1963] (USCG Historian's Website). Original boathouse burned (Station owner).

Buildings at this Station Site

The 1891 station house is surviving at this site

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