Corson Inlet Station Site

Ocean City, NJ

Also known as Corson Inlet

The Corson Inlet Station Site site was established in 1855


This is not an active site. It was active 1855-1924


This site was closed (in) 1924 (at this site, 1964 at present site)


This is the original site location


Designation number: 128

Station closed in 1924 at this site and moved to a new location. 1899 station house survives but was moved to the station’s new site in Upper Township in 1924.

Station Site Notes:

1878 repaired; 1898 new station being erected in place of old and inadequate one; 1914 station so seriously damaged by storm as to require protective construction (USLSS Annual Reports). The original station built in 1855 was a 1855-Type station. That station was replaced in 1872 by a 1871 "Red House" type station; discontinued in 1964 (USCG Historian's Website).

Buildings at this Station Site

The None at this site. 1899 station house moved to new station site in Upper Township. is surviving at this site

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