Patricia (log canoe)
PATRICIA (log canoe)
|Location||903 Roslyn Ave., Cambridge, Maryland|
|Area||less than one acre|
|Built by||Duke, Oliver|
|MPS||Chesapeake Bay Sailing Log Canoe Fleet TR|
|NRHP Reference #||85002246|
|Added to NRHP||September 18, 1985|
The Patricia is a Chesapeake Bay log canoe built in 1942 by Oliver Duke. She measures 27'-4" long, and has a beam of 6'-4 3⁄4". The Patricia has a slightly hollow longhead bow and a sharp stern. Painted white, the canoe races under the no. 19. She is one of twenty-two traditional Chesapeake Bay racing log canoes existing today. The Patricia, and boats like her, carry on a tradition of racing on the Eastern Shore of Maryland that has existed since the 1840s. She is located at Cambridge, Dorchester County, Maryland.
- National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- "Maryland Historical Trust". PATRICIA (log canoe). Maryland Historical Trust. 2008-06-14.
- "Patricia #19 | CBLCSA". Patricia. Chesapeake Bay Log Sailing Canoe Association. 2010-07-24.
- PATRICIA (log canoe), Dorchester County, including photo in 1984, at Maryland Historical Trust
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