IDEAL, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ – 1947
Captain Doug Macintosh’s original "IDEAL" from Point Pleasant Beach, NJ circa 1947. She was built in 1936 at Ruark, VA and was originally owned by Captain Otto Ploetner and sailed from Brielle, NJ. Captain Macintosh purchased the boat in 1942 and relocated the "IDEAL" to Point Pleasant. He would go on to own and operate the "IDEAL I" and become one of the premier Fluke fishing specialists along the Jersey shore. Photo courtesy of Captain John Bogan Jr.