Plum Island Station Site

Washington, WI

Also known as Plum Island

The Plum Island Station Site site was established in 1896


This is not an active site. It was active 1896-1991


This site was closed (in) 1991


This is the original site location


Designation number: 301 (290)

Station closed in 1991 and replaced by Station Washington Island. 1896 station house survives and is owned by the Fish and Wildlife Service as part of Green Bay National Wildlife Refuge.

Station Site Notes:

1895 approaching completion; 1896 finished and manned for duty; 1916 contract awarded for improving launching facilities (USLSS Annual Reports).

Buildings at this Station Site

The 1896 station house is surviving at this site

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