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Absecon Historical Society
Absecon Lighthouse & Lighthouse Keeper's Museum
African American Heritage Museum of Southern New Jersey, Inc./Atlantic City
African American Heritage Museum of Southern New Jersey, Inc./Newtonville
Atlantic Cape Community College, William Spangler Library
Atlantic City Free Public Library - Heston Collection
Atlantic City Historical Museum
Atlantic County Boardwalk Hall Organs
Atlantic County Historical Society
Atlantic County History Roundtable
Atlantic County Library System, Reference Center
Brigantine Historical Society & Museum
Buena Historical Society
Casto House & Northfield Museum
Chicken Bone Beach Historical Foundation
Corbin City Historical Survey
Egg Harbor City Roundhouse Museum
Estell Manor Historical Society
Greate Egg Harbour Township Historical Society
Historical Society of Galloway Township
Historical Society of Hammonton
James Kirk Maritime Museum
Linwood Historical Society
Longport Historical Society
Lucy the Elephant
Main Street Atlantic City
Main Street Hammonton
Margate Historical Society
Mullica Township Historical Society
New Kuban Historical Society
Northfield Cultural Committee & Historical Society
Pleasantville Historical Society
Port Republic Historical Society
Richard Stockton College - Archives & Special Collections
Richard Stockton College - Oral History Project
Richard Stockton College - Sara & Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center
Risley Homestead House Museum
Somers Mansion House Museum
Somers Point Historical Society
The John Henry "Pop" Lloyd Committee
Township of Hamilton Historical Society
Township of Weymouth Historical Society
Ventnor City Historical Society, Inc.
Veterans Oral History Project at Atlantic County Historical Society
Weymouth Township Historical Museum
Historical Societies and Museums Page
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Historical Societies and Museums

JAMES KIRK MARITIME MUSEUM

Phone Number:  (609) 927-8293

Hours:  Hours by appointment only.

Web Site: www.linwoodnj.org/museums/maritime1.html

Address:  c/o Linwood Library,  301 Davis Avenue, 
Linwood, NJ 08221

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Museum: 

Collection: Features tools used by local baymen and shipwrights. Visitors can practice rope knots, caulk a boat, or use tools at the workbench in a hands-on area. Displayed are ship models by local artisan Tom Adams, including barkentines, a whaling ship, and a liberty ship. Also displayed is a classic South Jersey garvey made by Mark Sutton in Linwood in the 1930s.

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Produced in cooperation with the Atlantic Heritage Center.
This list was updated on Wednesday, November 19, 2014.