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Somers Point in Atlantic County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Bass Harbor

 
 
Bass Harbor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 2, 2013
1. Bass Harbor Marker
Inscription. Bass Harbor was a busy port for barges and sloops which carried produce, wood and ice to local businesses and residences. From privateering and smuggling, to clamming and fishing, to recreational boating, the bayfront has always played an active part in the economy of Somers Point.
 
Erected by Harbour Cove and the City of Somers Point.,.
 
Location. 39° 18.918′ N, 74° 35.4′ W. Marker is in Somers Point, New Jersey, in Atlantic County. Marker is on Bay Avenue just south of Yacht Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Somers Point NJ 08244, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S. Navy Commandant Richard Somers’ Birthplace (approx. ¼ mile away); Shipbuilding (approx. 0.3 miles away); Submarine Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Burial Ground of Col. Richard Somers (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Anchorage (approx. 0.4 miles away); Transportation (approx. half a mile away); Bay Avenue Night Life (approx. 0.6 miles away); Somers Mansion (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Somers Point.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable Places
 
Bass Harbor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 2, 2013
2. Bass Harbor Marker
Photo of the marker from a distance
Bass Harbor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 2, 2013
3. Bass Harbor Marker
Bass Harbor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 2, 2013
4. Bass Harbor Marker
Bass Harbor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 2, 2013
5. Bass Harbor Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 277 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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