Narragansett Pier Station Site

South Kingston, RI

Also known as Narragansett Pier (1872-1923); Narragansett (1925-1938)

The Narragansett Pier Station Site site was established in 1872


This is not an active site. It was active 1872-1937 (Listed as inactive 1938)


This site was closed (in) 1937


This is the original site location


Designation number: 54

Station closed in 1937. 1888 station house survives at this site and is the Coast Guard House Restaurant.

Station Site Notes:

1872 completed and furnished; 1887 rebuilding; 1888 rebuilding completed; 1912 improvements to build new boathouse and launchway begun; 1917 contract awarded for improving launching facilities (USLSS Annual Reports). First keeper appointed 5/10/1872; discontinued in 1939(?) [1937] (USCG Historian's Website).

Buildings at this Station Site

The 1888 station house is surviving at this site

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