F. C. Lewis Jr. (skipjack)
F. C. Lewis Jr.
|Location||Lower Thorofare, Wenona, Maryland|
|Area||less than one acre|
|MPS||Chesapeake Bay Skipjack Fleet TR|
|NRHP reference #||85001080|
|Added to NRHP||May 16, 1985|
The F. C. Lewis Jr. is a Chesapeake Bay skipjack, built in 1907 at Hopkins, Virginia. She is a 39-foot-long (12 m) two-sail bateau, or "V"-bottomed deadrise type of centerboard sloop. She has a beam of 14.6 feet (4.5 m) and a register depth of 3 feet (0.91 m); her register tonnage is 6. She is one of the 35 surviving traditional Chesapeake Bay skipjacks and a member of the last commercial sailing fleet in the United States. She is located at Wenona, Somerset County, Maryland.
- National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- M.E. Hayward and Anne Witty (May 1984). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: F. C. Lewis Jr. (skipjack)" (PDF). Maryland Historical Trust. Retrieved 2016-03-01.
- F. C. Lewis Jr. (skipjack), Somerset County, including photo in 1984, at Maryland Historical Trust
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