Shipwrights at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Maryland, are more than halfway through their restoration of the bugeye Edna E. Lockwood. The work to date included handcrafting an entirely new bottom for her out of several pine logs. This video has an update on the project. WATCH
It’s the beautifully sloped stern of the Hooper Island draketail that sets her apart from other, more angular Chesapeake Bay deadrise workboats.