Sleeping Bear Dunes National LakeshoreMore then fifty ships have wrecked along this stretch of Lake Michigan. These buildings housed the men of the United States Life Saving Service who guarded this hazardous shore. Equipped with line throwing cannons and rowing life boats, they stood ready to help ships in distress. Still, the most important life saving tool was the skill, courage and dedication of the men and women who live here.
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|Placed By||National Park Service US Department of Interior|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, December 27th, 2016 at 9:01am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16T E 576234 N 4973128|
|Decimal Degrees||44.90750000, -86.03430000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 44° 54.45', W 86° 2.058'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||44° 54' 27" N, 86° 2' 3.48" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near Sleeping Bear Dunes Rd, Glen Arbor MI 49636, US|
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