Ocean City Life Saving Station Museum
Wallop’s Island, Virginia
by Photograph collection of George M. Hurley
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The Wallop's Island Life-Saving Station was commissioned in 1884.

The station house was destroyed by the Storm of 1933 and replaced with the station house pictured here. This station responded to eight major shipwrecks.









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Read about this station and the shipwreck of the William B. Wood. 1889