There is a spectacular mural of two right whales on the north side of the Hands Building on 14th street in North Beach Haven.Continue reading
Schooner’s Wharf is a collection of shops in Beach Haven located where the Lucy Evelyn was once beached.Continue reading
A long gone variety store in Beach Haven New Jersey.
Byerley’s rented bicycles and anything you’d need for the beach or your stay.Continue reading
DeFreita’s Bar is now Kubel’s Too.
Mustache Bill’s is a classic diner in Barnegat Light.Continue reading
Country Kettle Chowda is located in Bay Village in Beach Haven. The store is about the size of a large closet but don’t let that fool you. They have a great selection of red and white chowder as well as bisque.Continue reading
Howard’s Seafood Restaurant has been serving great seafood since 1950. It is one of the few restaurants with a water view.
A railroad once ran to Long Beach Island. Once on the island, the tracks split. One line went north to Barnegat Light and the other went south to Third Street in Beach Haven. You may have wondered about the extra lanes on the boulevard. These were where sidings were for the railroad. When the automobile bridge was opened, the new boulevard followed the railroad. It had to go around the sidings. Today they are simply a place for extra parking.
I saw this coming back from a fishing trip in 2005. It’s not as bad as it seems.