ROSEWAY (schooner)


  • Address: 2 Northern Ave
  • Vicinity: Gallows Bay Port Authority Dock, 5001 Gallows Bay, Christiansted, US VI, and Moakley Courthouse Dock, 2 Northern Ave, Boston, Mass
  • Neighborhood of South Boston in Boston
  • Travel Genus: Sight
  • Sight Category: Site



Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1925/00/00 John F James and Sons Shipyard Shipwrights Roseway is built as a racing-fishing yacht by John F James and Son shipyard in Essex, Massachusetts
1942/05/00 Roseway is painted gray, fitted with a .50-caliber machine gun and becomes a pilot boat in Boston harbor, Coast Guard Reserve Craft CGR-812, returned to the Boston Pilots in November 1945

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Particulars for ROSEWAY (schooner):
Era Age of Sail
Area of Significance Architecture
Criteria Architecture-Engineering
Area of Significance Commerce
Criteria Historic Event
Area of Significance Maritime
Area of Significance Military
Level of Significance National
Owner Private
Sight Category Site
Historic Use Water-related

US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration:

Registry Name:
Registry Address:
Registry Number: 97001278
Resource Type:
Owner: Private
Architect: James, John
Architectural Style: No style listed
Other Certification: Designated National Landmark
Nominator Name: National Historic Landmark
Level of Significance: National
Area of Significance: Architecture, Maritime history, Military, Commerce
Applicable Criteria: Event, Architecture-Engineering
Significant Year: 1925, 1945
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-Function: Water-related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-Function: Water-related

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