National Geographic : 1933 May
BEACHES AND BATHERS OF THE JERSEY SHORE itional Geographic Society Finlay Photograph by Edwin L. Wisherd LONELY BARNEGAT LIGHT This most renowned of New Jersey lighthouses still flashes a friendly warning to mariners. It is especially valuable to small craft entering Barnegat Inlet. A lightship offshore indicates the point where the coast bends like an elbow from an almost north-south line to southwest. The venerable beacon was built in 1858.