Chesapeake Bay Maritime MuseumA fairly simple and inexpensive boat to build, the skipjack became a popular workboat in the 1890s. Built in 1969, this miniature version of a skipjack was a sturdy, swift daysailer particularly suitable for Chesapeake Bay waters.
Length: 23'3", Width: 6'8", Draft: 1'6"
The Formula for a Skipjack—
Find the length on deck; Greatest Beam=1/3 length of deck; Length of Boom=Length of Deck; Length of Centerboard=1/5 length on deck; Mast rakes about 75 degrees to the load waterline; Masthead comes directly over point of greatest beam
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|Date Added||Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 2:08pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 394084 N 4293879|
|Decimal Degrees||38.78730000, -76.21950000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 47.238', W 76° 13.17'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 47' 14.28" N, 76° 13' 10.20" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 100 North Ln, St Michaels MD 21663, US|
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