Point Reyes Station Site

Point Reyes Station, CA

Also known as Point Reyes

The Point Reyes Station Site site was established in 1889


This site was closed (in) 1927 (at this site, 1968 at new [2nd] site)


This is an active site from 1889-1927


This is the original site location


Designation number: 320 (313)

Station closed in 1927 at this site and moved to a new location. 1889 station house as torn down after station closed.

Station Site Notes:

1875 difficulty obtaining title to site causing delay in construction; 1876 efforts to obtain title to site unsuccessful; 1877 title to site still unsecured; 1889 in the process of construction; 1890 constructed and put into operation (USLSS Annual Reports). Station built in 1889; Turned over to GSA in 1969; a new site was acquired in 1969 (USCG Historian's Website).

Buildings at this Station Site

There are no surviving station houses at this site.

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