Boating in Newport Beach in the 30s

Take a look back at the Newport Beach area in the 1930s, particularly how boating was back then. See the following information from Jeff Delaney’s book Newport Beach: On August 9, 1909, W. S. Collins got the first city ferry permit. Other operators followed, but the service was deemed unsatisfactory. Finally, in 1919, pioneer developer …

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Newport Beach’s Neighborhoods and Waterways

Newport Beach’s Neighborhoods and Waterways As gorgeous a place as Newport Beach is, it’s more than just a popular tourist location that beach-goers flock to during the summer months.  With Newport’s sandy beaches and sequestered islands, meandering waterways within the bay, and lavish waterfront properties and yacht clubs, it is also the admired location for …

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