Ship John Shoal Lighthouse In The Delaware Bay . The Ship John Shoal Took Its Na ...
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Description: Ship John Shoal lighthouse in the Delaware Bay . The Ship John Shoal took its name from an incident in 1797 in which the John , captained by a Robert Folger , ran aground while on the way from Hamburg , Germany to Philadelphia . Passengers and cargo were unloaded safely , but the vessel was lost . Lighthouse was built in 1877 .