Stories or Historical Events

//Stories or Historical Events
Stories or Historical Events2018-12-21T17:23:42-04:00

The Beach Apparatus of the US Lifesaving Service and Early USCG

The mechanics of The Beach Apparatus of the United States Lifesaving Service and early United States Coast Guard by Larry Grubbs - Station Keeper, Chicamacomico Lifesaving Station The Lyle Gun is fired during a [...]

By |May 13th, 2019|Categories: History, News Release|0 Comments

World War I Exhibit Opens August 13th at the Chicamacomico Life Saving Station

In a tribute to victory acres, war bonds, and heroic efforts in battles and at home, a traveling exhibition commemorating the centennial of the U.S. entry into World War I opens in Rodanthe, NC at [...]

By |August 2nd, 2018|Categories: History, News Release|Comments Off on World War I Exhibit Opens August 13th at the Chicamacomico Life Saving Station

Ingalls Shipbuilding Lays Keel on NSC Midgett

“I hereby declare that the Keel of Midgett (WMSL 757) has been Truly and Fairly Laid,” Jazania O’Neal of Rodanthe announced at Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula, MS. The Authentication of the Keel ceremony for the [...]

By |February 6th, 2017|Categories: History, News Release|Comments Off on Ingalls Shipbuilding Lays Keel on NSC Midgett

NOTABLE SHIPWRECKS

Notable shipwrecks responded to by the Chicamacomico station from 1897 to 1915 » New York Times Article • 2-24-1897: Samuel W. Wall; Schooner rig; 306 ton; crew 7; 7 saved; beach apparatus used. • 2-17-1898: [...]

By |July 21st, 2016|Categories: History|Comments Off on NOTABLE SHIPWRECKS