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Shipwrecks, Civil War, Pirates, Ghosts, and More!

Tales of the Chesapeake – 5 topics that you may not know about: Shipwrecks, civil war, pirates, ghosts, and more: for your enjoyment we’ve compiled a list of fun facts that you may not know about the Chesapeake Bay. The bay is not only a boater’s paradise, but it is also rich in history and interesting folklore! 1. Chesapeake Bay facts and figures Name origin: The word Chesepiooc is an Algonquian word referring to a village “at a big river”. The […]