- Mystery (log canoe)
MYSTERY (log canoe)
Nearest city: Kingstown, Maryland Coordinates: 39°12′29″N 76°2′16″W / 39.20806°N 76.03778°WCoordinates: 39°12′29″N 76°2′16″W / 39.20806°N 76.03778°W Built: 1932 Architect: Sinclair, Harry Architectural style: Tilghman Governing body: Private MPS: Chesapeake Bay Sailing Log Canoe Fleet TR NRHP Reference#:
Added to NRHP: September 18, 1985
The Mystery is a Chesapeake Bay log canoe, built in 1932, by Harry Sinclair in Oxford, Maryland. She measures 34'-7" long, has a beam of 8'-8 1/2" and has a centerboard. She is noted for her very tall masts, is privately owned, and races under No. 8. The . 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 Kingstown, Queen Anne's County, Maryland.
She was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985.
- ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. http://nrhp.focus.nps.gov/natreg/docs/All_Data.html.
- ^ "Maryland Historical Trust". MYSTERY (log canoe). Maryland Historical Trust. 2008-06-14. http://www.mht.maryland.gov/nr/NRDetail.aspx?HDID=915&COUNTY=Queen%20Annes&FROM=NRCountyList.aspx?COUNTY=Queen%20Annes.
- ^ "Mystery #8". Mystery. Chesapeake Bay Log Sailing Canoe Association. 2010-07-24. http://testing.blogcanoe.com/the-fleet/mystery-8/.
- MYSTERY (log canoe), Queen Anne's County, including photo in 1983, at Maryland Historical Trust
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