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Little Kinnakeet Life-Saving Station (1874-1915)/Coast Guard Station (1915-1954), Cape Hatteras National Seashore, North Carolina

David H. Wallace

Little Kinnakeet Life-Saving Station (1874-1915)/Coast Guard Station (1915-1954), Cape Hatteras National Seashore, North Carolina

by David H. Wallace

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Published by Harpers Ferry Center, National Park Service, U.S. Dept. of the Interior in [Harpers Ferry, WV] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Cape Hatteras National Seashore (N.C.),
  • North Carolina,
  • Cape Hatteras National Seashore.
    • Subjects:
    • Little Kinnakeet Life-Saving and Coast Guard Station (U.S.),
    • House furnishings -- North Carolina -- Cape Hatteras National Seashore.,
    • Cape Hatteras National Seashore (N.C.) -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 93-95).

      Statementby David H. Wallace.
      SeriesHistoric furnishings report
      ContributionsHarpers Ferry Center (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF262.O96 W35 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 143 p. :
      Number of Pages143
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1320689M
      LC Control Number92195993

      Get this from a library! Little Kinnakeet Life-saving and Coast Guard Station, Cape Hatteras National Seashore, North Carolina. [Jerome A Greene; United States. National Park Service.]. Little Kinnakeet Life Saving Station The U. S. Life Saving Service was formed in to provide trained men for rescue attempts of those whose ships had sunk or were sinking off the coasts of the United States.

      Big Kinnakeet Life-Saving Station in a waterlogged condition. Crews from Big Kinnakeet, Cape Hatteras and Little Kinnakeet Life-Saving Stations responded with Cape Hatteras putting in a surf boat. The crew had a hard struggle against strong current and heavy seas. They found "Mary S. Eskridge" sinking and the weather ers: By , stations were added along the coast of Maine, Cape Cod, the Outer Banks of North Carolina, and Port Aransas, next year, more stations were added to serve the Great Lakes and the Houses of Refuge in , the network of life saving stations were formally organized as a separate agency of the United States Department of the Treasury, called the Life-Saving executive: Sumner Increase Kimball .

      Publications Wreck & Rescue, Books. Publications; Wreck & Rescue; They Had to Go Out; Rescue: True Stories of the U.S. Life-Saving Service; Life Lines Newsletter; Annual Reports; Join, Donate, Support Support the USLSSHA. Join, Donate & Support; Membership; Become a Member, Renew or Donate; Annual Appeal; Give a Membership; Renew A Gift. This is the Life-Saving Station just north of Avon NC. You can see the watch tower from the highway. It is also a ramp to the sound. Little Kinnakeet.


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for life saving purposes and it was recommended that a more desirable site be acquired. A new site was acquired in Little Kinnakeet Coast Guard Station was originally established in It was the southernmost of the seven original lifeboat stations built on the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

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Outer Banks Beach. Claudia and Vicki visit the Little Kinnakeet Life Saving Station just north of Avon. To visit the Little Kinnakeet Life-Saving Station, take Hwy. 12 about miles north from the village of Avon. The station is located on the sound side (west) of Hwy.

12 along an off road vehicle trail. Little Kinnakeet was one of the first seven life-saving stations erected on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. These were all type designs, and all built in A kitchen/mess room was added to Little Kinnakeet in In the original station was moved to the west side of the highway.

Little Kinnakeet Lifesaving Station is the southernmost of the original seven constructed on the Outer Banks by the U.S. Coast Guard in Decommissioned and transferred to the National Park Service init stands now north of Avon as a part of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore and a reminder of the brave crews that fought the treacherous waters and storms off Hatteras Island to.

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Greene. 1 |i At head of title: |a Historic structure report, historic data component 1: 4. There is a special place in the hearts of most Hatteras Islanders, for the Little Kinnakeet Life Saving Station.

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This book is dedicated in memory to Manteo Commissioner Dellerva Collins, an African • Little Kinnakeet () - Both stations located north of Avon village. Owned by National Park Service. • Big Kinnakeet () - Damaged in hurricane, demolished later.

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