Up the creek: The history and the muck By Sully Witte Wednesday, June 5th, 2013 Tweet Back To Story × Photo Interpretive signs like this one line Shem Creek Park, detailing the creek's history. × Photo This is the current view of the docks in front of Water's Edge on Shem Creek. Phase II of the plan calls for them to be remodeled. × Photo This is a rendering of how the new docks will look on Shem Creek. × Photo Currently there is no connectivity along the Shem Creek docks. × Photo This image shows an overhead view of the existing businesses along Shem Creek. × Photo Shem Creek was once a boat yard and home to shrimpers begining in the 1930s.