PC's Adventures in Pictures

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  1. PC-Rider

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    It was a nice day so we decided to go out for a ride.

    Somewhere.

    I just headed out toward the North and looped around.

    When we came to this place I stopped to get some pictures.

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    It has been closed ever since I have seen it several years ago.

    They keep saying they are going to reopen.

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    It has been here since 1956 and was open as recently as 2005.

    Some info here.

    The back looks nothing like the front.

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    I was able to get some pictures of the inside.

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    I didn't say they were good ones ! :lol3

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    "Unfortunately it hasn’t been open for years, but appears as if it could be
    with an interior that is in good shape. Although I know little of this out of
    the way diner’s story, I do know that it is an early-1950s Mountain View.
    Mountain View made hundreds of its famous scroll corner diners before
    closing in 1957. The Cookstown, however, is from a more rare preceding
    generation of Mountain Views, making it all the more important to save."
    Found here on Endangered New Jersey Diners, #10 on the list.

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    SJT 403 Cooks In Town Diner


    Cookstown Diner @12
  2. PC-Rider

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    We rode around some more and wound up in New Egypt, NJ.

    The next thing I know we are passing Great Adventure ! ! !

    How did I get here ? :huh

    I look for a side road and finally find one and we are back on some nice country roads.

    We wind our way around and we come to West Windsor, Windsor and East Windsor and Route 130 and I see this interesting building as we pass so I turn around and get some pictures.

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    I tried getting a better picture of that thing on the roof, but it was too far back.

    I don't know why this caught my eye, but I liked it.

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    When I pulled in I fortunately saw the wire hanging low across the driveway !

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    Amazing !
    It appears I am not the only one who finds this place interesting !
    I found at least 7 webpages that have pictures of this place ! :huh ! :eek1
    I guess I am not that weird after all ! ! !

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    Looks like that pyramid thingy on the roof is on a back section of the building.
    Flickr has a picture from the side that I did not think about doing.

    You can also buy an unframed print for $85 ! :eek1

    This site shows a house next door that is not there now.

    Looks like LJ got more business after he closed than before !

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    L.J. Herman's 2nd Hand Shop @12
  3. PC-Rider

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    I guess one of the reasons I did turn around was because there were two things close to each other that caught my eye.

    The 2nd Hand Shop and what looked to me like a big green blow-up acorn on a red truck.

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    We ride down there and get some pictures.

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    Turns out it is not an acorn but a grill.
    The Big Green Egg Grill.

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    I liked the red truck and the big blow up.
    Even though it was not an acorn ! :lol3

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    As I am ready to pull out onto the road my wife says:

    Wife PC: I thought you would do your PC shot !
    PC: I can go back !
    Wife PC: No, that's OK !
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    Which was probably a good idea that we left because I made a U-turn and came back by here and the blow-up Green Egg was drooped over the side of the Red Truck ! :huh

    Just like that sheep at Sleepy's in Vineland did to me ! :lol3
  4. PC-Rider

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    I looked for another recent Tag but I did not find it.
    Turns out it was off the side parking lot of the WAWA where we got gas !

    Next time !

    So we head for home and stop to eat.

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    Here's the story.
    My wife has been taking walks for exercise.
    One day she finds a wad of keys along the road and asks me to make some flyers to post.
    We do that and only get one phone call but it was not the owner of these keys.

    My wife notices a Post Office key on the ring and I tell her to call the Post Office and see if they can identify who they belong too.
    Well, that leads to the returning of the keys.
    They lady is very, very, very happy to get her keys back.
    In return she gives my wife a gift certificate to Francesco's in Cedar Brook, NJ.

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    We had a nice dinner and a good time out together.

    Francesco's is open seven days a week and they have been here a while.

    And as usual, we were the only motorcycle in the parking lot !

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    :D

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    Francesco's Cucina Italiana @12
  5. PC-Rider

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    I was able to get off work a little early one day this past week so I asked my wife if she would like to go for a ride.

    Sure !

    On our way I stopped at this old house that I have passed several times since I found out about it.

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    This is one of those Brick Pattern Houses you find down here in Salem County, NJ.

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    Kept in great shape.

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    I was able to find this 1764 house on the internet at the Library of Congress !
    It is called the Michael Richman House in Penns Grove.

    So the R on top stands for Richman and the M is for Michael and the other R would be for his wife ?

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    RMR 1764 Brick Pattern House


    1764 Michael Richman Brick Pattern House @12
  6. PC-Rider

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    The place we were headed for was the Salem County Fairgrounds in Woodstown.

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    They apparently had a car and motorcycle show the previous weekend.

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    Which I did not know about !

    Up the hill is where the fairground buildings are.

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    We had been here in the past when friends of ours had their children in 4H and raised sheep.
    They had what they called the Sheep to Shawl Festival where they would show you how they sheer
    sheep and take the wool through the process to finally make something out of the yarn they spun.

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    I did see the yellow chain across this driveway ! :knary

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    It was a nice ride down here.

    The official name of this place is Salem County New Jersey Fair Association

    I like Salem County Fairgrounds better !

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    SJT 763 Salem County Fairgrounds

    Salem County Fairgrounds @12
  7. PC-Rider

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    So on our way to the fairgrounds we pass this interesting sight.

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    Looks fairly new too.

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    I liked the bottom sign.

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    Some neat looking decorations.

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    I could not tell if they were metal or wood.

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    I guess I could have gone over and tapped on them to find out !

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    Just up the road is Cowtown Rodeo where the Muffler Man Cowboy is.

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    He now has a collection of three trucks.

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    Cowtown Cowboy Outfitters
    has been here since 1958.

    They have all kinds of cowboy stuff here.
    Including John Wayne Toilet Paper.

    At least it didn't say anything about True Grit, which I would think would leave you Tall in the Saddle ! ! !

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    Cowtown Cowboy Outfitters @12
  8. PC-Rider

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    On our way home I stopped at this little cemetery at a busy corner to use as a new Tag.

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    Located on the far corner.

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    My bike is on the road to the left but you can not see it in the shade.

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    They have six graves listed here but there are only two grave markers visible.

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    This gentleman was a Civil War Veteran.

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    Not sure if this is part of a grave marker or not.

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    Find A Grave only has the two markers I found.

    A Boy Scout cleaned this cemetery up to use for his Eagle Scout Project.
    That link has the most history I could find.
    Snippet:
    "Eric Marchione straightened a tomb stone that sank into the ground, and

    cleared old shrubbery and trees that covered the burial sites of six former

    Franklin Township residents laid to rest more than a century ago.
    The forgotten cemetery at the corner of Fries Mill and Williamstown roads

    is the resting place of six African Americans: a family of four, a veteran of

    the Civil War, and a Spanish-American War vet."

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    SJT 764 Andrew Flemings At Rest

    Franklinville African Methodist Episcopal Cemetery @12
  9. PC-Rider

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    The gentleman who picked up the cemetery lives in a county that got hit by a devastating storm that night, June 29.
    The area is still recovering almost a week later.
    High winds and rain tore down huge trees and limbs and reeked havoc across Salem, Cumberland and Atlantic Counties.

    He did place a close tag so we went down to get it.

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    It is a wooden goat carved out of a piece of wood set on a concrete base !

    The wind blew their sign off its post.

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    It really looked like a tornado went through some of these areas.

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    We did not take a lot of pictures down here.
    We were not here to be gawking sight seers.

    If I had known it was that bad I probably would not have ridden down there.

    Several of the roads looked like they were impassable just days before!

    This road was closed because of the telephone poles leaning across the road.

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    Here is a YouTube video of the storm.
    It is pretty long, but you can get an idea of the lightning, rain and wind we had. His even shows some hail.

    Yahoo News video

    Atlantic City Press Newspaper pictures.

    I know at our house the storm lasted for an hour and a half and the lightning never stopped the whole time.
    We did not get as severe winds or rain as the Western Counties did.

    Some people are still without power.

    It was like an inland hurricane !

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    SJT Wood Goat

    Wood Goat Carving at Twin Farms @12
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    So we moved the Tag away from that area and did a Fourth of July type Tag.

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    I pass this place quite a bit while out riding.
    They sell flag poles, flags, signs and car wraps.

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    Nice to get an American Flag that is actually made in America !

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    Acme Lingo Flagpoles

    WOW, they have been in business since 1897 and have been very inovative in their field !

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    SJT 766 Catch The American Flags


    Acme Lingo Flagpoles @12
  11. PC-Rider

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    L:eyesK what I got.

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    Sure is going to help out on the road when looking for a restaurant after a long day of riding.

    Replaces my netbook and my old phone and my camera too !
    Well, nothing can replace my camera for my pictures.
    But I can use the phone to grab and drop Tags when I am out. :D

    I had it put in a sturdy case, called "Ballistic", because of carrying it around on the bike.
    I sure hope it lasts longer than my netbook did ! :cob

    I must add that the reason I could afford such luxury was because my children added me to their phone plan.
    The iPhone was recommended by my daughter and son.
    My daughter is an avid Apple fan and my son is a PC fan (meaning Personal Computer not Pacific Coast ! :D), but even he loves the iPhone !

    For me,
    So far So good !
  12. PC-Rider

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    So lets test out this phone thing.

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    I did have a little trouble uploading.
    I am not sure why.
    I pretty much did everything my daughter told me.
    But you know how my memory is ! :confused

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    I rode over into the shade under some trees to upload.
    This was July 4th and it was pretty hot out here in New Jersey and here we are baking on a hot slab of concrete.

    July 4th is one of those holidays you can not change the day for, obviously.
    So July 4th fell on a Wednesday this year.
    Two days of work, one day off, and then two more days of work ! Oy

    Anyway, I thought I messed up taking the picture so I pulled back over to the spot and took another picture.
    I left my wife in the shade ! :D

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    I have since made the picture size bigger ! ! !

    As I am trying to upload three bikes pull in the driveway !

    Yup.
    Someone else seeking Tag fame !

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    They actually helped me upload my picture !

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    What they showed my I had already done, but not with the same results.
    So I must have been doing something wrong, of course !

    I am pretty sure I know how to do it now !

    So we had a really nice talk with millsan1, Koolaid and loffkat.
    It was very nice meeting all of you.

    They waited a little while to see if the Garden State Tag-O-Rama Tag was going to be put up, but that did not happen until the next day.
    So they are itching to get back on the road and I needed to get some more pictures.
    With my real camera. :evil

    All of the roads around this area of Manahawkin had nautical names.

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    Looks like this nice golf country club has seen better days.

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    The golf course itself was in great shape.

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    Looks like a birdie to me !

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    :D

    The bridge is for golf carts to get across the water hazard.

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    Some kids on small motorcycles or mini bikes came whizzing up and rode across the bridge while we were there ! :huh

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    The clubhouse was right next to this tee.

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    An older pavilion behind us.

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    The obscured sign says Ocean Acres Country Club.

    Their mailing address is Manahawkin but while researching this I find out they are actually their own
    CDP (Census Designated Place) [Well, that's what Wikipedia calls it ! :deal]
    "Ocean Acres was started in the early 1960s, on a large tract west of the Garden State Parkway sprawling
    between Stafford Township and Barnegat."

    Of the amenities they created for this community the golf course appears to be the only one remaining.

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  13. PC-Rider

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    Sorry to take so long to show you my Tag drop but I knew there would be a bit of research to do for this one.

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    The two memorial busts on either side.

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    These two men were instrumental to the freedom of our country.

    Both were Polish soldiers who came here to help the American Cause.

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    The center memorial.

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    Casimir Pulaski is on the left.

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    Plaque on the front.

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    Plaque on the back of the memorial.

    Neither plaque states the fact that he is called the Father of American Cavalry.
    That he saved George Washington's life.
    And that he died of wounds suffered in the Battle of Savanah.

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    Very nice statue.

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    Thaddeus Kosciuszko on the right.

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    Plaque on front of memorial.

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    This nice memorial is found in Cooper River Park.

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    Lets start with Casimir Pulaski because we have heard about him before.
    On our last Bruce Run we came back on the Pulaski Skyway after I visited my last muffler man, which was almost underneath of the skyway.

    Information from Wikipedia:
    "...full name in Polish: Kazimierz Michał Wacław Wiktor Pułaski) of Ślepowron
    coat-of-arms (March 6, 1745<sup id="cite_ref-fm_0-0" class="reference">[1]</sup> – October 11, 1779) was a Polish
    nobleman, soldier and military commander who has been called "the father
    of American cavalry".
    Pulaski was one of the leading military commanders for the Bar
    Confederation and fought against Russian domination of the Polish–
    Lithuanian Commonwealth. When this uprising failed, he emigrated to North
    America as a soldier of fortune, following endorsement of Benjamin Franklin.
    During the American Revolutionary War, he saved the life of George
    Washington and became a general in the Continental Army. He created the
    Pulaski Cavalry Legion and reformed the American cavalry. He died of
    wounds suffered in the Battle of Savannah.
    He has been remembered as a hero fighting for independence and freedom
    both in Poland and in the United States. Numerous places and events are
    named in his honor, and he is commemorated by many works of art. Pulaski
    is one of only seven people to be awarded honorary United States
    citizenship."

    There is apparently some controversy surrounding where his body is currently ! (General Pulaski's Body)

    Information from Polish American Center.

    Lots of stuff in the United States is named after him.

    There is even a song named Casimir Pulaski Day by Sufjan Stevens, which seems to have nothing to say about this gentleman ! ! ! :scratch

    MORE ON THE OTHER STUFF WHEN I GET HOME FROM A RIDE NOW !
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    I'M BACK !

    Thaddeus Kosciuszko

    Wikipedia:
    "Andrzej Tadeusz Bonawentura Ko&#347;ciuszko ([ta&#712;d&#603;u&#642; k&#596;&#597;&#712;t&#8203;&#865;&#597;u&#642;k&#596;]<small class="nowrap"> ([​IMG] listen)</small>;
    February 12, 1746<sup id="cite_ref-0" class="reference">[1]</sup> – October 15, 1817) was Polish-Lithuanian<sup id="cite_ref-1" class="reference">[2]</sup><sup id="cite_ref-Lost_and_found_2-0" class="reference">[3]</sup><sup id="cite_ref-Engendering_Slavic_literatures_3-0" class="reference">[4]</sup><sup id="cite_ref-4" class="reference">[5]</sup><sup id="cite_ref-5" class="reference">[6]</sup><sup id="cite_ref-6" class="reference">[7]</sup>
    and American general and military leader during the Ko&#347;ciuszko Uprising. He is a national hero
    of Poland, Lithuania, the United States,<sup id="cite_ref-7" class="reference">[8]</sup> and Belarus.<sup id="cite_ref-8" class="reference">[9]</sup><sup id="cite_ref-9" class="reference">[10]</sup>
    He led the 1794 Ko&#347;ciuszko Uprising against Imperial Russia and the Kingdom
    of Prussia as Supreme Commander of the Polish National Armed Force

    (Najwy&#380;szy Naczelnik Si&#322;y Zbrojnej Narodowej).<sup id="cite_ref-10" class="reference">[11]</sup>
    Before commanding the 1794 Uprising, he fought in the American Revolutionary
    War as a colonel in the Continental Army. In 1783, in recognition of his dedicated
    service, he was brevetted by the Continental Congress to the rank of brigadier
    general in a mass promotion given to all officers who had served during the war<sup id="cite_ref-11" class="reference">[12]</sup>
    and became a naturalized citizen of the United States.<sup class="Template-Fact" style="white-space:nowrap;">[citation needed]</sup> The United
    States also gave him a land grant."

    Information from Polish American Center.

    And the Thaddeus Kosciuszko National Memorial is right in Phladelphia.
    It is a house they say he called home.

    The Polish American Congress South Jersey

    The Polish American Congress website.
    Check out their "Our Mission" under the "About Us" tab.

    The memorial here, for Pulaski anyway, was originally located in Camden at Benson Street & Haddon Avenue.
    It is currently located just inside the boarder of Pennsauken when it was moved here in 1984.


    The Pulaski Monument, Camden.

    I guess that is about it for this place.

    :D

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    Cooper River Park

    Just down the road/upriver from the Polish Heros is the Camden County Boathouse I posted on page 21.

    Here is one of the sculling markers.

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    That's 2000 meters.

    The Cooper River looks like a lake at this spot.
    Well, the map calls it Cooper River Lake ! :deal

    The picture below was taken behind the Polish Heroes Memorial and looking down stream.
    This bridge carries US Rout 130 over the Cooper River.

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    Curbing needs some work !

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    And these stairs lead up to US Route 130.

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    Why anyone would want to walk along 130 is beyond me ! :lol3

    I did not realize they put some dams on this river.
    This is just downstream from the memorial.

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    Probably to keep the lake at a certain level when the tide goes out.

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    When we were there the level was the same on both sides !

    Cooper River Park, check out the video of the beautiful Cooper River !

    And on our way home we stopped at this interestingly named road.

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    United States Avenue

    The White Horse Pike might sound familiar to you too ! :evil

    I happened to notice this street name on the map one day !

    I wanted to use that for the Fourth of July, but I liked the Polish Heroes Memorial better.
    Which, by the way, was where I was headed when I stopped at the Whata Wiener I Tagged back in March ! ! !
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    Thursday I got out of work a little early and went for the Southern Tag.

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    Yup, it was in the woods ! :huh

    Once again on the dirt/sand roads of the Pine Barrens with my PC !

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    What this is is the old foundation for a fire tower that was moved from here to another location by helicopter !

    The story goes:
    The 110 foot tower that was here was to be moved to another location.

    The tower was too heavy with a full load of fuel in the chopper so they burned off some of the gas and tried again.

    While transporting it they somehow damaged the lower 10 feet of the tower.
    So now it is a 100 foot fire tower located in Cedar Bridge about 7 miles from here.

    Looks like someone left their jacket !

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    Maybe they will be back for it !

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    Yeah, got my bike dirty !

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    As I was pulling around this whole area glistened from the broken glass.
    People would break their booze bottles against the pier for fun I guess ! ! ! :dunno

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    And make campfires in the middle of the woods too.

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    This is looking from a side road across the road I came in on, Bryant Road.

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    Time to head out.
    Off on the road to the right back to pavement.

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    2.3 miles that-a-way !

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    Below is the worst section I came across.
    The intersection had soft sand.
    Fortunately not too deep, or I might still be there !

    The sand mound on the right had motorcycle tracks on it like it was being used as a motocross turn.
    I refrained from trying it ! :D

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    It looks like at one time at least part of this road was paved.

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    I took all of the road pictures on the way out.
    This is where I turned off the pavement, and now, thankfully, back onto a real road.

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    I had a top speed of 15 MPH getting back there.
    Probably averaged around 10.
    Hard to really go any slower.
    IMPOSSIBLE to go any faster.
    On a PC of course ! :lol3

    I am just glad I did not have to dig myself out !
    And in spite of a few, OK several, squirrelly moments of OH NO, WHAT AM I DOING OUT HERE ! !!! everything was fine !

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    Here is an interesting site showing all of the Fire Towers of Southern New Jersey.
    The tower that was here is under "Cedar Bridge".
    Well, they have three divisions in New Jersey.
    This one is in Division B which is the northern section of the New Jersey Pine Barrens.

    Here is how I located its former location.
    Where I was at this day !
    And still not sure I had the right spot !

    Hey, This is ADV RIGHT ???

    :ricky

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  16. PC-Rider

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    I have passed this several times over the past couple of years but never took the time to stop.

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    This is called Coyle Field.
    Basically an airport.

    This is about all you can see when flying by at 55MPH on Route 72 going to the shore (IF you are doing the speed limit !!!).

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    But if you stop.

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    That is their radar.

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    And their warning sign !

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    LOSS OF HUMAN LIFE sounds pretty serious ! :eek1 :deal

    I had always thought this was some secret military base.
    But this is a private plane landing here.

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    Looking up Coyle Field it turns out it is owned by the NJ Forest Fire Service and is managed by the State Firewarden !

    So it is government run, but not as top secret as I thought ! :chace

    I guess the reason I thought that was when looking at the aerial view on the map it has three runways and one is very long.
    Looks kind of official ! ! !
    Their website says they are gravel and not paved runways.

    State Route 72 takes you to Long Beach Island.
    One of the Jersey Shore destinations.
    And the only East/West road leading directly to the island.
    So needless to say, this is a pretty busy road on Friday night heading East and Sunday night heading West !

    This is looking East from the top of a small rise in the road near Coyle Field.
    Around mile marker 10.

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    The only reason I could tell that was because my bike is in this picture and I am heading home heading West ! :D

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    Not much going on out here !

    You could never stand on the center line near a weekend !

    But come wintertime this is pretty much a ghost town road.

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    Here is some more information from the same Forest Fire Service website I found the Fire Tower on.
    That link tells how this airport got its name:
    "As early as 1927, Colonel Leonidas Coyle recognized the utility of using
    aircraft to assist in the suppression of fire. An early State Firewarden, Col.
    Coyle was instrumental in orchestrating the acquisition of a square mile of
    land located in Burlington County, near the Ocean County border that would
    become the aviation facility that bears his name today. "

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    Next stop was another place I had been wanting to stop at for a while.

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    A lonely produce stand.
    Also on Route 72.

    It is located just past where I turn onto 72 off of CR 532 coming out of Chatsworth so I never pass it.

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    I did not realize it was that close to the intersection !

    I have no idea who sold produce out here because there are no farms even remotely close to here.

    And I did not pull over into the shed because of the deep sand.
    And I was concerned about glass and nails.

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    I am sure if I tried I could have made it ! :D

    What I found interesting about this little shed was the art inside.

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    I think I removed anything offensive, so if you see something it is not intentional.
    On my part anyway !

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    Even the outside was craftily painted.

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    NICE !

    The back not so interesting.

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    I have the pictures done from the rest of that day and from this past Sunday.
    I am going to post those and come back later and do the commentary.
    I know how much you all enjoy my writing commentary ! :D :lol3

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    This is about as good as it gets out here in the Pine Barrens.

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    There were two of these fish skeletons along the road where I stopped.
    They were two of them here between 3 & 4 feet long each.
    The only fish I can think of that anyone would catch off the Jersey Shore, that is this shape, would be a Blue Fish.

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    I often wondered what made Jersey Produce so good !

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    Fertilized Fresh Daily From The Garden State !

    Now I bet you wish I didn't do the commentary huh ?

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    This is in Chatsworth.
    CR 563 is a nice road also.

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    I have posted a picture of this before but I did not give any commentary because I only got a couple of pictures.

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    Turns out I only got a couple of pictures this time too !

    :D

    Amazing how I can take so many pictures of a forgotten produce stand and only a couple of this nice c.1860 house ! :hmmmmm

    That is the White Horse Inn.
    Previously called the Shamong Hotel according to this nice writeup on Chatsworth.

    Here is the Chatsworth Historical Society with some great old pictures of the town.

    Here is some history about this house which once served as a stage coach stop and later served the railroad that ran through here.
    I never knew a railroad ran through here ! ! !

    Learned something new.
    Now I have to find out where it was at ! :D

    They host a Cranberry Festival here every year in October.

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    This small town even has a drive by food stand !

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    Here are some miscellaneous articles about this area.

    Most people consider Chatsworth the "Capital" of the Pine Barrens.
    It is pretty much centrally located and it is still a nice viable town pretty much out in the middle of nowhere.
    It is now part of Woodland Township.

    I guess there really is no other such community in the Pine Barrens with this kind of charm.

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    The Tabernacle Inn has been closed for some time.

    :doh

    The price tag on the dead bush was kind of ironic.

    Even though they are closed I still found their menu on-line, which also included some history about Tabernacle, NJ.

    I wanted to get pictures of this before it got torn down.
    I am amazed at how many places I pass that I wanted to get pictures of that are now gone.
    I just passed an old hamburger stand the other day that looks like it is up for its extermination.
    And two of the Tree Trunk Carvings I posted have been cut down ! :cry
    Tooth Stump, page 28, and Wizards of Winter, page 30. :2cry

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