Forked River Station Site

Berkeley Township, NJ

Also known as Forked River

The Forked River Station Site site was established in 1855


This is not an active site. It was active 1855-1947


This site was closed (in) 1947


This is the original site location


Designation number: 112

Station closed in 1947 and abandoned in 1948. In 1952 it was acquired by the New Jersey Dept. of Environmental Protection for use as Island Beach State Park. 1938 station house survives at this site and is a nature interpretive/learning center for the park.

Station Site Notes:

1872 will be completed by December 1st; 1878 repaired (USLSS Annual Reports). Abandoned in 1948 (USCG Historian's Website).

Buildings at this Station Site

The 1937 station house is surviving at this site

View Buildings at this Station Site