Ludington Station Site

Ludington, MI

Also known as Ludington

The Ludington Station Site site was established in 1884 (at this site, 1879 at original site)


This site was moved in NA. Active from 1879 to 1884 at original site. (See Station ID # 365.1)


This is an active site from 1884-present


Designation number: 280 (266)

Station still active at this site. Fate of 1879 station house unknown. 1934? and 2004 station houses survive on the station site.

Station Site Notes:

1878 work to start spring 1879; 1879 approaching completion; 1880 ready for service spring 1879; 1884 enlarged and increased facilities for launching and receiving the lifeboat, moved to a new site (USLSS Annual Reports). New, smaller stations will be built in Manistee, Ludington and Frankfort. The stations are scheduled to open in January or February of 2003 (USCG Historian's Website).

Buildings at this Station Site

The 1934? and 2004 station houses is surviving at this site

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