The Pier Based Coast Guard Harbor Beach Station

Coast Guard Station Sand Beach c1920

An Iconic Coast Guard Station Torn Down in 2004 The original Coast Guard Station was a pier station built on the Jenk’s company dock in 1910 and incorporated a 50-foot lookout tower. The station seen in this picture was built on a concrete foundation 300 yards offshore in 1935. During World War II, the Harbor … Read more The Pier Based Coast Guard Harbor Beach Station

Advertisements

US Coast Guard for the Great Lakes

9th-coast-guard-district-icon

Michigan is a great spot for a holiday break or vacation spot.  There are loads of things to do – something to keep the whole family busy. In summer, there’s endless water activities on the Lake and of course in winter there’s fun ice sports. Michigan, stands at the centre of activities in the region … Read more US Coast Guard for the Great Lakes