South Chicago Station Site

Chicago, IL

Also known as South Chicago (1889-1962); Calumet Harbor (1962-present)

The South Chicago Station Site site was established in 1889


This site was closed (in) 1933 or 1934 (at this site, still active at current [2nd] site)


This is an active site from 1889-1933 or 1934


This is the original site location


Designation number: 289 (278)

Station closed in 1933 or 1934 at this site and moved to a new location. 1899 and 1908 station houses do not survive.

Station Site Notes:

1890 constructed and put into operation; 1908 rebuilding of old station completed and manned (USLSS Annual Reports). Station built in 1934; Turned over to GSA in 1956 (USCG Historian's Website).

Buildings at this Station Site

There are no surviving station houses at this site.

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