Sandy (log canoe)

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SANDY (log canoe)
Sandy (log canoe) is located in Maryland
Sandy (log canoe)
Sandy (log canoe) is located in the US
Sandy (log canoe)
Location Sherwood Rd., Sherwood, Maryland
Coordinates 38°45′40″N 76°19′9″W / 38.76111°N 76.31917°W / 38.76111; -76.31917Coordinates: 38°45′40″N 76°19′9″W / 38.76111°N 76.31917°W / 38.76111; -76.31917
Architectural style Tilghman
MPS Chesapeake Bay Sailing Log Canoe Fleet TR
NRHP Reference # 85002253 [1]
Added to NRHP September 18, 1985

The Sandy is a Chesapeake Bay log canoe. She measures is a 28'-114" long sailing log canoe with two masts and a racing rig. Log-built, with carvel-fitted rising planks, the boat has a beam of 6'-814". 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. She is located at Sherwood, Talbot County, Maryland.[2][3]

She was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Maryland Historical Trust". SANDY (log canoe). Maryland Historical Trust. 2008-06-14. 
  3. ^ "Sandy #7 | CBLCSA". Sandy. Chesapeake Bay Log Sailing Canoe Association. 2010-07-24. 

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