Poquoson Log CanoeLog canoes built in the Poquoson, Virginia style were rigged as sloops, with a jib carried on a short bowsprit. Built for oyster tonging by Captain Will Knott, Merry Widow was named for a popular musical of her day.
Built: 1910, St. Mary's River, MD by Will Knott
Length: 29 ft (8.8m)
Beam: 6 ft, 10in (1.88m)
|Placed By||Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum|
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|Date Added||Monday, August 26th, 2019 at 8:05pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 394076 N 4293951|
|Decimal Degrees||38.78795000, -76.21960000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 47.277', W 76° 13.176'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 47' 16.62" N, 76° 13' 10.56" W|
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