S. C. Dobson (log canoe)
S. C. DOBSON (log canoe)
|Nearest city||Oxford, Maryland|
|MPS||Chesapeake Bay Sailing Log Canoe Fleet TR|
|NRHP Reference #||85002252 |
|Added to NRHP||September 18, 1985|
The S. C. Dobson is a Chesapeake Bay log canoe, built about 1895, by James Lowery at Tilghman, Maryland. She measures 33'-1 3⁄4" (10.1 meters) and has a beam of 6'-6 1⁄2" (2 meters). She has a longhead bow, a sharp stern, and a narrow, straight-sided hull. With a Tilghman racing rig she races under No. 6. She one of the last 22 surviving traditional Chesapeake Bay racing log canoes that carry on a tradition of racing on the Eastern Shore of Maryland that has existed since the 1840s.
- National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- "Maryland Historical Trust". S.C. DOBSON (log canoe). Maryland Historical Trust. 2008-06-14.
- "Mary Julia Hall # 6 | CBLCSA". Mary Julia Hall. Chesapeake Bay Log Sailing Canoe Association. 2008-06-14.
- S.C. DOBSON (log canoe), Talbot County, including photo in 1984, at Maryland Historical Trust
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