Mary W. Somers (skipjack)
MARY W. SOMERS (Chesapeake Bay skipjack)
|Nearest city||St. Marys City, Maryland|
|NRHP reference No.||76002173 |
|Added to NRHP||October 08, 1976|
The Mary W. Somers is a Chesapeake Bay skipjack, built in 1904 at Mearsville, Virginia. She is a 41.9-foot-long (12.8 m) two-sail bateau, or "V"-bottomed deadrise type of centerboard sloop. 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 St. Marys City, St. Mary's County, Maryland.
- MARY W. SOMERS (skipjack), St. Mary's County, including photo in 1984, at Maryland Historical Trust