Sea Scout Weekender

On the water for good sailing in Milford Haven and Hills Bay Four enthusiastic scouts came together and made a great participation team in handling the Intrigue. Morning swimming at the Mathews Yacht Club got us some swimming lessons and two scouts made Apprentice grade. We returned to Edwards Creek and with the help of Bill …

February Update

WE’RE BACK ! WITH LOTS OF NEWS AND UPDATES … We’ll be bringing you from the past and into the present with our latest and biggest news first! The biographical film, “The Legacy of Gilbert Klingel: Man of Steel” is deep in post production and editing. It’s release to television and DVD is expected in …

Film – Gilbert Klingel: Man of Steel

Gilbert Klingel 1929

Filmmaker Dave Miller of Aylett, Virginia is currently creating a documentary film about Gilbert Klingel and Freya’s journey home to Gwynn’s Island, VA. Titled “Gilbert Klingel: Man of Steel”. Miller, whose film projects about the Chesapeake Bay including “Journey on the Chesapeake” and “Oysters, Boats and Men”, have been well-received, said his new film will …

Welcome to the Klingel Project’s new website!

flamingos in flight

In addition to preserving the history and legacy of Gilbert Klingel, this project is dedicated to engaging with the community. We are excited to work with partners such as the Mathews Maritime Foundation (MMF), Gwynn’s Island Museum and many others who have a special interest in maritime history, education and the Chesapeake Bay. This website …