John DuBois Maritime Museum - Greenwich, NJ
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member NJBiblio
N 39° 23.598 W 075° 20.484
18S E 470601 N 4360478
Quick Description: Small Maritime Museum maintained by the Cumberland County Historical Society.
Location: New Jersey, United States
Date Posted: 7/12/2010 10:53:06 AM
Waymark Code: WM9868
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member geobwong2k
Views: 6

Long Description:
This small museum if operated by the Cumberland Historical Society and is located in Greenwich, NJ. On display are many artifacts from the 19th and 20th century maritime and fishing industries. Of particular note are those artifacts that pertain to the oyster fishing industry which was strong in this area in the mid to last 1800s, but fell off in the 20th century due to pollution and over fishing. Also on display are engines and parts from Hettinger, in Bridgeton, Cumberland County, which was once one of the nation's pre-eminent builders.
The "Official Tourism" URL link to the attraction: [Web Link]

The attraction’s own URL: [Web Link]

Hours of Operation:
April through November, by appointment.

Approximate amount of time needed to fully experience the attraction: Up to 1 hour

Transportation options to the attraction: Personal Vehicle or Public Transportation

Admission Prices: Not listed

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