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A. J. Meerwald

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Ordered  1928
Fate  educational vessel
Construction started  1928
Draft  1.9 m
Added to NRHP  7 November 1995
Acquired  1989
Length  35 m
Tonnage  51,710 kg
Tonnage  51,710 kg
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Owner  Bayshore Discovery Project
Builder  Charles H. Stowman & Sons shipyard
Type  two-masted gaff schooner

A.J. Meerwald is the state ship of New Jersey. She is a restored oyster dredging schooner, whose home port is in the Bivalve section of Commercial Township in Cumberland County, New Jersey. Launched in 1928, A.J. Meerwald was one of hundreds of schooners built along South Jersey's Delaware Bay shore before the decline of the shipbuilding industry which coincided with the Great Depression. Today, A.J. Meerwald is used by the Bayshore Discovery Project for onboard educational programs in the Delaware Bay near Bivalve, and at other ports in the New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Delaware region. A.J. Meerwald was added to the National Register of Historic Places on November 7, 1995. It became the state ship in 1998.

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