Stanley Norman (skipjack)

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Stanley Norman in 2008
Stanley Norman (skipjack) is located in Maryland
Stanley Norman (skipjack)
Stanley Norman (skipjack) is located in USA
Stanley Norman (skipjack)
Location Edgar Cove, St. Michaels, Maryland
Coordinates 38°45′58″N 76°15′37″W / 38.76611°N 76.26028°W / 38.76611; -76.26028Coordinates: 38°45′58″N 76°15′37″W / 38.76611°N 76.26028°W / 38.76611; -76.26028
Built 1902
Architectural style Skipjack
MPS Chesapeake Bay Skipjack Fleet TR
NRHP Reference # 85001086 [1]
Added to NRHP May 16, 1985

The Stanley Norman is a Chesapeake Bay skipjack, built in 1902 at Salisbury, Maryland. She is a 47.5-foot-long (14.5 m) two-sail bateau, or "V"-bottomed deadrise type of centerboard sloop. She has a beam of 16 feet (4.9 m), a depth of 4 feet (1.2 m) at the stern with the centerboard up, and a registered tonnage of 7 tons. 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. Michaels, Talbot County, Maryland.[2]

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


  1. ^ a b Staff (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Maryland Historical Trust". STANLEY NORMAN (skipjack). Maryland Historical Trust. 2008-06-14. 

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