A keelboat is a riverine cargo-capable working boat, or a small- to mid-sized
recreational sailing yacht. The boats in the first category have shallow structural ...
Here, a group of fur traders run a rapid on their keelboat en route to trade their
pelts. ..... They made the connection from Fort Pierre to Fort Union aboard the ...
So it is with the tale of the keelboat that was used to descend the Ohio River from
.... first made practical by John Watt's patented claims of 1769, has been given ...
Construction of a keelboat cost from $2,000 to $3,000 each when ... They were
rib-made boats, shaped like the hull of a steamboat and decked over. They were
Flatboat and keelboat journeys required a considerable amount of time to ... were
at first only from four to six feet in width, but soon were made much larger.
he main Ohio and Missouri River transportation that the Corps used was a 55 foot
Keelboat, which could be sailed, rowed, poled like a raft, or towed from the ...
Jun 27, 2011 ... Photo: A view of the port (left) side of the expedition's keelboat. ... It was made by
sewing a white triangular piece of cloth to a section of the ...
Keelboat definition, a roughly built, shallow freight boat, having a keel to permit
sailing ... People invent new words all the time, but which ones actually make it?
Boats of all these kinds have been made by technologically primitive ... This
consists of a keel to which a ribbed frame is attached - much as animal ribs curve
This lesson identifies the different boats that made the dangerous and lengthy
journey up the Missouri to Fort ... Describe Mackinaw, Keelboat and Steamboat.