Fire Island Station Site

Islip, NY

Also known as Fire Island

The Fire Island Station Site site was established in 1849


This site was closed (in) 1920 (at this site, still active at current [3rd] site)


This is an active site from 1849-1920


This is the original site location


Designation number: 83

Station closed in 1920 at this site and moved to a new location. No station buildings survive at this site.

Station Site Notes:

1878 repaired; 1886 contracts entered for repairs and enlargements; 1920 contract awarded for moving station buildings to new site; 1921 station buildings moved to new site on bay side of inlet on account of encroachment of the sea (USLSS Annual Reports). 1932(?) [1921] new station built (USCG Historian's Website).

Buildings at this Station Site

There are no surviving station houses at this site.

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