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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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However, the very first sea-worthy boats were most probably built long before that , .... Nowadays, the most primitive examples are the one-man boats made from ...

Who invented boats? | Reference.com

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Some of the first boats were likely invented and used by the Egyptians and Mesopotamians as far back as 3000 BC. These ancient civilizations used anything ...

HISTORY OF BOATS AND SHIPS - HistoryWorld

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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 ...

Who Invented the Motorboat? | WyoTech Latest News and Events

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May 8, 2012 ... Just one year after they built the first successful “horseless carriage,” Daimler and Maybach tested a small internal combustion engine on a boat ...

Ancient Egypt: Ships and Boats

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The first dynasty boats found at Abydos were about 25 metres long, two to three metres ... As there was very little wood available, the first vessels were made of ...

Ancient Mesopotamia Sailboats: An Introduction

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Nov 7, 2012 ... Ancient Mesopotamia were the first people to ever invent and build ... in the form of water transportation, and thus the first boats were invented.

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.

John Fitch Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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John Fitch (1743-1798), an American mechanic and inventor, was the first to build and operate a steam boat successfully. John Fitch was born on a farm in ...

When were boats invented? - You Ask Andy

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Sep 21, 2008 ... We don't know who invented the boat. We do ... The world's first boat was most likely a log used to carry the world's first sailor across a river.

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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 ...

Who invented the first ship? | Reference.com

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There is no real way to pinpoint who exactly invented the first ship or the concept of using a boat, but most historians agree that the Egyptians were the first ...

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 ...