Sheboygan Station Site

Sheboygan, WI

Also known as Sheboygan

The Sheboygan Station Site site was established in 1875


This site was closed (in) 1889 (at this site, still active at original site)


This is an active site from 1875-present


This is the original site location


Designation number: 296 (285)

Station still active. 1889 Station house survives but has been significantly altered from its original appearance. It is one of five original Life-Saving stations in use as an active Coast Guard Station as of 2007. 1875 station house does not survive.

Station Site Notes:

1874 site secured, plans and specs being prepared; 1875 contract entered into, building rapidly progressing; 1876 established and put into operation; 1879 annex for boat wagons added; 1888 rebuilding; 1889 station completed (USLSS Annual Reports). Station built in 1875; station was moved in 1887 (USCG Historian's Website).

Buildings at this Station Site

The 1889 station house is surviving at this site

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