Tillamook Bay Station Site

Garibaldi, OR

Also known as Tillamook Bay

The Tillamook Bay Station Site site was established in 1943 (at this site, 1908 at original site)


This site was moved in NA. Active from 1908 to 1943 at original site. (See Station ID # 409.1)


This is an active site from 1943-present


Designation number: 312 (325)

Station still active. 1942 station house survives.

Station Site Notes:

1905 site selected for new station and title obtained; 1906 title secured; 1907 contract for new station made June 1907 and station under construction; 1908 completed and put into commission (USLSS Annual Reports). Station built in 1907; station Tillamook Bay was located two miles southeast of Barview, Oregon and was originally called Barview Life Saving Station. A river patrol on Nehalem River operated out of Tillamook Bay Station but was discontinued in 1980, but listed as operational in the summer of 1983. A new Tillamook Bay station is still in operation (USCG Historian's Website).

Buildings at this Station Site

The 1942 station house is surviving at this site

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