Oyster Bay Replica Dredge Project Sees New Life

Photo/The Ida May Project
Photo/The Ida May Project

Newsday: A project to build a replica of a historic Oyster Bay dredge, which ran aground more than a year ago when its money was exhausted, is afloat again.

Work on a reproduction of the 1925 Oyster Bay shellfish dredge Ida May is resuming now that the Christeen Oyster Sloop Preservation Corporation has raised $150,000, said its president, former town harbormaster Clint Smith.

Read more about the plans to build replica oyster dredge in Oyster Bay.