Townsend Inlet Station Site

Sea Isle City, NJ

Also known as Townsend Inlet

The Townsend Inlet Station Site site was established in 1849


This site was closed (in) 1986? (at this site, still active at current [2nd] site)


This is an active site from 1849-1986?


This is the original site location


Designation number: 130

Station closed in 1986? at this site and moved to a new location. 1886 station house survives at this site and is a USCG recreational facility.

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 1886 station house is surviving at this site

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