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  • Derrick Boat 8 in the News

    A recent article in the Palladium Times highlighted the efforts of the Maritime Museum staff and members of New York State SHPO (State Historic Presercation Office) with regards to the recent nomination of Derrick Boat 8 to the National Register of Historic Places.  The steam powered vessel was nominated due to her association with "events that made a significant contricution to the broad patters of local history and it empodies distinctive characteristics of a type, period or method of constuction" according to the recent article, written by Brian Zahn.  The New York State Board of Historic Preservation unanimously recommended the addition of the vessel to the Register. 

     

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