St. Michaels in Talbot County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Chesapeake Bay Small Craft
While some of these boats were built for a specific fishery, many many were versatile enough to be used for a different purpose if a fishery declined. Though all of these boats started in commercial fisheries, many ended their sailing days as pleasure boats.
Erected by Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum.
Location. 38° 47.274′ N, 76° 13.195′ W. Marker is in St. Michaels, Maryland, in Talbot County. Marker is on Mill Street east of Burns Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 213 North Talbot Street, Saint Michaels MD 21663, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of St. Michaels Packing Company Warehouse (here, next to this marker); Smith Island Crabbing Skiff (here, next to this marker); Kennedy M. Fitzgerald (a few steps from this marker); Fishing Shanty/Ark (a few steps from this marker); Sharptown Barge (a few steps from this marker); Bushwack Boat (a few steps from this marker); Tolchester Beach Bandstand (within shouting distance of this marker); Merry Widow (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Michaels.
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 26, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 26, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 21 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 26, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.