Lightship Barnegat

Lightship Barnegat


Camden, New Jersey (NJ), US
LV 79 / WAL 506 Barnegat Lightship, Built for the USLHS in 1904 and served at Barnegat Station from 1927 - 1942 and from 1945 – 1967. This Lightship is endangered, and is sitting in the mud at a private location in Camden, NJ. Pumps run during high tides to keep water out and its hull is fragile . The Lightship is intact, and has all its equipment. Its future is uncertain.

Also served as:
Relief from 1924 - 1926
Five Fathom 1904 - 1924
LV 79 / WAL 506 Barnegat Lightship, Built for the USLHS in 1904 and served at Barnegat Station from 1927 - 1942 and from 1945 – 1967. This Lightship is endangered, and is sitting in the mud at a private location in Camden, NJ. Pumps run during high tides to keep water out and its hull is fragile . The Lightship is intact, and has all its equipment. Its future is uncertain.

Also served as:
Relief from 1924 - 1926
Five Fathom 1904 - 1924
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Links: www.nightbeacon.com
By: kjfitz

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