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Delaware
Rehoboth Beach
Indian River Life Saving
130 Coastal Highway
Indian River Outlet
Rehoboth Beach DE 19971
Phone 302 227-0478
Web Site www.irlss.org
Description only life-saving station in its original location on the east coast
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Maritime
Nature of Group or Site Government
Field of Study Science Facility Space
Industry Profession Lifesaving
Era 1876
Owner/Operator: Delaware Seashore Preservation Foundation

 


 

  Massachusetts
  Hull

  Hull Lifesaving Museum

  1117 Nantasket Ave

  Hull  MA  02045    

  Phone   781 925-5433

  Web Site http://www.lifesavingmuseum.org/

  E-mail   mailto:lifesavingmuseum@comcast.net

  Description  former life saving station furnished and equipped with surfboat,

                    equipment, stories of Boston Harbor shipwrecks and rescues, also

                    operated Windmill Point Boathouse  & Seaport Boathouse

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Maritime

  Industry /Profession Lifesaving

  Era 1889

  New or Updated:  7/24/2006

Michigan
Caledonia
US Life-Saving Heritage Association
PO Box 75
Caledonia MI 49316
Phone
Web Site www.uslife-savingservice.org/
Description formed to preserve the stations, history, boats and equipment of the US Life-Saving Service & US Coast Guard
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Nature of Group or Site Association
Industry Profession Lifesaving

Empire
Sleeping Bear Point Coast Guard Station/Maritime Museum
MAIL 9922 Front Street
Empire MI 49530
Phone
231 326-5134
Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/slbe/
Description  part of national lakeshore which also includes lighthouse & historic rural farm district
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
Primary Focus  Maritime
Industry /Profession Lifesaving
New or Updated: 7/30/2004

Michigan
Port Austin
Huron City Museums
7995 Pioneer Drive
Port Austin MI 48467
Phone 989 428-4123
Alt Phone 866 284-2843
Web Site http://www.huroncitymuseums.org/
Description  A ten building complex that includes a welcome center, church, U. S. Life Saving Service Station, a general store, community house/inn, log cabin and the House of Seven Gables 
(text courtesy of Huron City Museums)
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Industry/Profession   Lifesaving

Research /Reading Archives
New or Updated: 11/21//2003

  NC
 
Rodanthe
 
Chicamacomico Lifesaving Station
 
23645 State Highway 12
 
Rodanthe     NC   27968    
 
Phone   252 987-1552
 
Web Site  http://www.chicamacomico.org/
 
Alt Web  http://www.hatteras-nc.com/chicamacomico/
 
Description  story of those who risked their lives to save other at the station where they
 
Type of Resource   Historic Place
 
Primary Focus  Maritime
 
Building Type   Civic
 
Industry /Profession Lifesaving
 
Era  1874
 
Owner/Operator:  Chicamacomico Historical Assoc
 
New or Updated:  12/16/2003
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