Martha Lewis (skipjack)

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History
Name: Martha Lewis
Owner: Chesapeake Heritage Conservancy, Inc.
Operator: Chesapeake Heritage Conservancy, Inc.
Builder: Bronza Parks, Wingate, Maryland
Completed: 1955
Status: Operational
General characteristics
Type: Chesapeake Bay skipjack
Tonnage: 8 tons
Length: 49 ft 5 in (15.06 m)
Beam: 16 ft 7 in (5.05 m)
Draft: 3 ft 8 in (1.12 m)
Sail plan: Sloop
Martha Lewis (skipjack)
Martha Lewis (skipjack) is located in Maryland
Martha Lewis (skipjack)
Martha Lewis (skipjack) is located in the US
Martha Lewis (skipjack)
Location Millard Tydings Memorial Park, Commerce St. at S. Strawberry La, Havre de Grace, Maryland
Coordinates 39°32′17″N 76°05′30″W / 39.53806°N 76.09167°W / 39.53806; -76.09167Coordinates: 39°32′17″N 76°05′30″W / 39.53806°N 76.09167°W / 39.53806; -76.09167
Area less than one acre
Built 1955 (1955)
Architectural style Chesapeake Bay Skipjack
MPS Chesapeake Bay Skipjack Fleet TR
NRHP reference # 08001175[1]
Added to NRHP December 11, 2008

Martha Lewis is a Chesapeake Bay skipjack built in 1955. Her home port is Havre de Grace, Harford County, Maryland.[2]

She was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2008.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Joseph D. Irr (April 2006). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: MARTHA LEWIS (Skipjack)" (PDF). Maryland Historical Trust. Retrieved 2016-01-01. 

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