Tag: National Historic Landmark

NPS surveys log bottom bugeye, Edna E. Lockwood

NPS surveys log bottom bugeye, Edna E. Lockwood

| March 2, 2015 | 2 Comments

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Boatshop Manager Michael Gorman, along with his apprentices and volunteers, have hauled out the 1889 nine log bottom bugeye Edna E. Lockwood this winter to make room for the National Park Service to laser scan and photograph the historic boat’s log hull. The information is being put together by NPS’s Heritage […]

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Exec. Director of Hammond-Harwood House to retire

Exec. Director of Hammond-Harwood House to retire

| November 4, 2014 | 1 Comment

[do action=”schuh”/] The Hammond-Harwood House Board of Trustees, in the heart of historic Annapolis, announces the retirement of Carter Lively, Executive Director for the past 15 years. Carter has served longer than any other house museum executive director in Annapolis. He is from Portsmouth, Virginia and studied history at James Madison University. Before coming to […]

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Annapolis named ‘National Treasure’ by Nat’l Trust for Historic Preservation

Annapolis named ‘National Treasure’ by Nat’l Trust for Historic Preservation

| November 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

[do action=”schuh”/] The National Trust for Historic Preservation named the historic city of Annapolis one of its National Treasures. Annapolis was selected as a National Treasure because of its irreplaceable historic and cultural significance, as well as for the steps Annapolis is taking to protect its historic structures from the threat of increased flooding and severe […]

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Visit the Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse for a unique perspective on the Bay

Visit the Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse for a unique perspective on the Bay

| July 5, 2014 | 2 Comments

With the Fourth of July (and a storm) behind us, the skies opened up for a glorious day. And it was a perfect one to venture out to explore the Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse. No, not just motoring around the lighthouse, actually climb up inside and check out the life of a lightkeeper. Yes, there […]

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Thomas Point Shoal Tours Continue

Thomas Point Shoal Tours Continue

| July 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

The US Lighthouse Society along with the Annapolis Maritime Museum have completed several guided tours of the Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse in the Chesapeake Bay south of Annapolis so far the 2013 season.  Over 100 guests have experienced the magic of this National Historic Landmark from the inside out. These guided tours begin with a […]

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