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Robert Peek’s granddaughter Christiana Peek (right), 10, walks along the new Boston Whaler boat that was named in her grandfather’s honor during a ceremony at Dismal Swamp State Park in South Mills, Wednesday, June 9. To the left are Peek’s son, Jeffery, and daughter-in-law, Veronica Peek. Behind Christiana Peek is her brother, Maverick, 4. Robert Peek was a bridge, lock and dam master for the Corps at the canal lock in Deep Creek, Virginia, for 20 years. He died in October.