Bond’s Lifesaving Station, Holgate NJ (Private Residence)

Bonds’ Lifesaving Station in Holgate is now a private residence.  It was one of six stations on Long Beach Island.

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USS Monssen DD-798 aground in Holgate after the March 1962 Noreaster

The USS Monssen was being towed while the March 1962 Nor’easter ravaged Long Beach Island. She broke loose from her tow and ended up hard aground in Holgate.

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Aerial photos of the aftermath of the March 1962 Northeaster

  Aerial photos of the aftermath of the March 1962 Northeaster storm. The first photo is of the intersection of 17th and Waverly in North Beach Haven. That storm devastated Long Beach Island with wind and flooding damage. Tags: , Read more
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