Chesapeake Bay Week

Growing Up on Tilghman

Special | 28m 38s Video has closed captioning.

Not so long ago, Tilghman Island was a unique Chesapeake waterman's community with few amenities and no fences; where children roamed freely and families bonded together to wrest a living from the bountiful but challenging bay. Island residents recall their unique heritage and discuss the challenges of sharing it with future generations.

Aired: 04/24/14

Rating: NR

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