LV 34 on Station
Location & historical notes: South Carolina, at the entrance to Charleston Harbor, about 8 1/2 miles easterly from Fort Sumter off the east end of Rattlesnake Shoal. Used as a guide for passing clear of Rattlesnake Shoal when entering Charleston Harbor. Originally named Rattlesnake Shoal from 1854 through 1894. Renamed Charleston on 31 May 1894.
1854-1860: "E "
1861-1863: station vacant
1924-1933: LV-53 / WAL-501
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