Tawas Station Site

East Tawas, MI

Also known as Ottawa Point (Tawas) (1875-1902); Tawas (1903-1939); East Tawas (1940-1980); Tawas (1981-present)

The Tawas Station Site site was established in 1876


This site was closed (in) 2003 (at this site, still active at current [2nd] site)


This is an active site from 1876-2003


This is the original site location


Designation number: 250

Station closed in 2003? at this site and moved to a new location. 1876 station house survives and is privately owned.

Station Site Notes:

1874 site secured, plans and specs being prepared; 1875 contract entered into, building rapidly progressing; 1876 completed and occupied by crews (USLSS Annual Reports).

Buildings at this Station Site

The 1876 station house is surviving at this site

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