MISS BELMAR, Belmar, NJ – 1955
Captain Dave Shinn's original party boat "MISS BELMAR" from Shark River, NJ circa 1955. She was built in 1943 at Bayonne, NJ as the World War II PT boat "PT–577". Formerly, she was the sightseeing boat "BIG FLAMINGO" from Wildwood, NJ. After her stint as the "MISS BELMAR", she was sold and sailed as Captain Gene DeVito's "CAPT. LOUIE" from Highlands, NJ.