Point Betsie Life Saving Station
, MI. Lake Michigan

           Back to Life Saving Service Home


Station Point Betsie, Michigan
Coast Guard Station #262


At Point Betsie, Mich., just south of Point Betsie Light; Lake Michigan

Date of Conveyance


Station Built:



Abandoned in 1946

Station Type:



Thomas E. Matthews was appointed keeper on 26 JAN 1876 and transferred to Station Frankfort on 11 JAN 1887.

Harrison Miller was appointed keeper on 11 JAN 1887 and left due to a "physical disability" on 10 JUL 1908.

Edwin E. Bedford was appointed keeper on 2 JUL 1908 and was still serving in 1915.














Copyright 2001-2002 Michigan Lighthouse Conservancy. All rights reserved.
Revised: 01/12/07.