Townsend Inlet Station Site

Sea Isle City, NJ

Also known as Townsend Inlet

The Townsend Inlet Station Site site was established in 1986? (at this site, 1849 at original site)


This site was moved in NA. Active from 1849 to 1986? at original site. (See Station ID # 159.1)


This is an active site from 1986?-present


Designation number: NA

Station still active at this site. 1986? station house survives and is a seasonal (small) station under Station Cape May.

Station Site Notes:

1878 repaired; 1886 contracts entered; 1887 rebuilding completed; 1921 contract awarded for extensive repairs and remodeling of station building including modern heating, lighting and plumbing facilities (USLSS Annual Reports). A site was acquired in 1878 and in 1885 (USCG Historian's Website).

Buildings at this Station Site

The 1986? station house is surviving at this site

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