Currituck beaches to display historic vessels

February 9, 2009
From today’s Virginian-Pilot:

Two 90-year-old shad boats, used for fishing and hunting on the Currituck Sound, will be among the first to be part of a local maritime history exhibit.

The nonprofit Outer Banks Conservationists has donated use of about a half-acre near the Currituck Beach Lighthouse and the Whalehead Club where a shelter will be constructed to house the old boats, said Horace Bell, chairman of the Whalehead Preservation Trust. (read more)