The Willapa Bay Light, originally the Shoalwater Bay Light, was a lighthouse at
the north side of ... Eventually a lifesaving station was built immediately to the
east. ... By the 1940, it threatene...
U.S. Coast Guard History Program. Station Shoalwater Bay, Washington. (Later
Station Willapa Bay). USLSS Station #2, Twelfth District. Coast Guard Station # ...
Area of Responsibility includes: Queets River on the Washington Coast south to
the Long Beach Peninsula (Ocean Park/Nahcotta, WA) including Willapa Bay.
The first rescue station in Grays Harbor area was established in the mid-1800's
by the U.S. ... W.B. Wells was the first known Willapa Bay Lighthouse keeper.
Willapa Bay Light Station and Surrounding Town Slipped into Bay ... Gone are
the lighthouse, the life saving station, the Coast Guard station that replaced it, the
entrance to Willapa Bay in 1858. In 1898, another lighthouse was built near.
Westport. About the same time, a station was built near-by. The original boats
Oct 7, 2016 ... ... by weather and disoriented 21 miles offshore from Willapa Bay, Washington.
Coast Guard Station Grays Harbor crewmembers were able to ...
Gray's Harbor Life-Saving Station in Westport, Washington. His only ... thirty, he
accepted a transfer to the Willapa Bay, Washington, Coast Guard Station as.
Oct 21, 2015 ... Coast Guard responds to mariners in distress near Willapa Bay, Wash. ... A
rescue swimmer from Coast Guard Air Station Astoria was lowered ...
Mar 17, 2004 ... ... Shoalwater (later Willapa) Bay, 20 miles south of Grays Harbor, and Neah ....
Construction of a modern Coast Guard station just a few blocks ...