Town of Manahawkin, U.S. Highway 9 at State Route 180, Manahawkin, Ocean County, NJ
U.S. Highway 9 at State Route 180, Manahawkin, NJ
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS NJ-1026
Building/structure dates: 1750
Significance: Already inhabited in the mid 1700s, Manahawkin was one of the earliest settled areas in Ocean County. Like the other Barnegat bay towns, by the mid-1800s Manahawkin prospered, depending on a combination of maritime industries and extensive natural resources.
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Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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