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|Length:||155 feet (47 m) overall, 80 feet (24 m) on deck|
|Propulsion:||Sail, auxiliary engine|
|Sail plan:||gaff-rigged two-masted schooner|
|Notes:||shoal draft centerboard|
|U.S. National Register of Historic Places|
|U.S. National Historic Landmark|
|Location:||Camden Harbor, Camden, Maine|
|Coordinates:||44°12′36.10″N 69°3′45.87″W / 44.210028°N 69.0627417°WCoordinates: 44°12′36.10″N 69°3′45.87″W / 44.210028°N 69.0627417°W|
|Architectural style(s):||No Style Listed|
|Added to NRHP:||December 04, 1991|
|Designated NHL:||December 4, 1992|
|NRHP Reference#:||82005265 & 90001470 |
The two-masted schooner Mercantile is a U.S. National Historic Landmark.
The boat became a landmark in 1991.
Mercantile was built in 1916 and served as a coastal trading vessel until 1943, at which point she entered the tourist trade in Maine.
She was restored in 1989.
- ↑ Owner's site
- ↑ "National Register page for Knox County, Maine". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-29. http://nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com/ME/Knox/state.html.
- ↑ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23. http://www.nr.nps.gov/.
- ↑ 4.0 4.1 "Mercantile (schooner)". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. http://tps.cr.nps.gov/nhl/detail.cfm?ResourceId=2098&ResourceType=Structure. Retrieved 2008-06-25.
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