Muskeget Station Site

Nantucket, MA

Also known as Muskeget

The Muskeget Station Site site was established in 1883


This is not an active site. It was active 1883-1894 and 1897-1921 (Listed as inactive 1895-1896 and 1922-1929)


This site was closed (in) 1921


This is the original site location


Designation number: 48

Station closed in 1921. No station buildings survive at this site.

Station Site Notes:

1882 proposals solicited but bids rejected; 1883 completed (USLSS Annual Reports); 1894 station destroyed by fire; 1897 old station that was destroyed by fire some years ago rebuilt (USLSS Annual Reports). First keeper appointed 1/2/1883 (USCG Historian's Website).

Buildings at this Station Site

The Temporary station house on Tuckernuck Island (See record # 61.2) is surviving at this site

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