Hatteras Inlet Station Site
Also known as Ocracoke (1882-1902); Hatteras Inlet (1903-present)
The Hatteras Inlet Station Site site was established in 1917 (at this site, 1882 at original site)
Station closed in the early 1950s at this site and moved to a new location. 1917 station house and all other buildings washed into the ocean in the mid 1950s.
Station Site Notes:
1878 will soon be in operation (1882/1883?); 1885 additions and repairs (USLSS Annual Reports). Station Built: Original in 1883; second station built in 1917; Transferred to the National Park Service in 1957; The 1917 station washed away by sea encroachment in the 1950s.?The current Coast Guard Station Hatteras Inlet was constructed in 1962; Station Hatteras Inlet maintains administrative and operational control of the subordinate unit Station Ocracoke (small) located on Ocracoke Island (USCG Historian's Website).
Buildings at this Station Site
There are no surviving station houses at this site.