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Boat - Wikipedia

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A boat is a watercraft of a large range of sizes designed to float, plane, work or travel on water. ... The oldest recovered boat in the world is the Pesse canoe, a dugout made from the .... Jump up...

History of Boats

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When were the first "boats" built? The oldest discovered boat in the world is the 3 meter long Pesse canoe constructed around 8,000 BCE [ Wikipedia ]; but more ...

Who invented the first boat? | Reference.com

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The first boats are believed to have been built by the prehistoric hominid species, Homo erectus. The oldest boat to be recovered archaeologically is the Pesse ...

The Very First Boat - Monterey Boats

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Mar 18, 2016 ... In addition to dugouts, reed boats and rafts were also used as some of the earliest vessels in history. In Ancient Egypt, these boats were created ...

history of boats and ships - History World

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HISTORY OF BOATS AND SHIPS including Messing about in boats, Egypt and ... Boats of all these kinds have been made by technologically primitive ...

HISTORY OF BOATS AND SHIPS - History World

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The new craft has been designed and made at Wilkinson's own foundry at Coalbrookdale. It is the world's first iron boat. It seems to the onlookers inconceivable ...

Ships and boats: a timeline — kidcyber

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Information on ships and boats for students K-6, in timeline format. ... The first boats were made thousands of years ago. Ships and boats are used for travel, ...

Ancient Egypt: Ships and Boats

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Rafts, boats and ships, their construction and use. ... As there was very little wood available, the first vessels were made of bundled papyrus reeds. Simple rafts ...

History of sailing ships - Q-files Encyclopedia

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The first sailing boats had single masts with square sails fixed to them. Over the ... The hulls of the earliest ships were made of papyrus reeds bundled together.

ship - History of ships | Britannica.com

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Jan 23, 2015 ... In the Mediterranean, ship design favoured carvel-built (that is, built of ..... This was unquestionably the first steam-powered boat to operate.