Concrete Ship Atlantus, Cape May Point

Concrete Ship Atlantus, Cape May Point New Jersey

Stock #: 109517
Type: Postcard
Era: Chrome
City: Cape May
State: New Jersey (NJ)
County: Cape May
Postmark: 1959 Jun-24
PM City: Cape May
PM State: N. J
Stamp: 3C
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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This concrete ship situated at the fool of Sunset Boulevard was one of an experimental lot of ships built by the United States Government during the World War. The purchased by promoters for use as a Ferry Landing for a proposed route from cape may point to Lewes, Delaware. One night North-east Storm broke it from its mooring and beached it and the ferry project did not materialize at that time, but there is still hope that it will eventually become a reality.
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