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A boat is a watercraft of a large range of sizes designed to float, plane, work or travel on water. ..... Jump up ^ First Mariners – Archaeology Magazine Archive.

History of Boats

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Rafts; Reed Boats; Dugouts Canoes; Kayaks & Coracles; Earliest Leather Boats ... of Metal, the invention of writing and the rise of kingdoms; roughly before 3,000 BCE. ... However, the very first sea-worthy boats were most probably built long ...

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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HISTORY OF BOATS AND SHIPS including Messing about in boats, Egypt and Mesopotamia.

Good Old Boat - The Birth of Fiberglass Boats article

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This begs the question: who did build the first fiberglass sailboat? ... It turns out there were several earlier boats made of fiberglass and various plastic resins, but  ...

A Minnesota invention, the pontoon boat is redefining modern ...

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Jul 3, 2015 ... Pontoon and other aluminum boats were the first to recover from a ... Though Weeres invented the pontoon, Minnesota's Bob Menne ...

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 centuries, boatbuilders arranged their boats' sails, called the rig, in various ways  ...

A History of Steamboats

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Watt invented an engine that was run by steam. Once inventors learned about the steam engine they began to experiment with using it to run boats. The first man ...

The History of Allison Boats | Allison Boats

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In 1960 fiberglass became available for boat building and he built his first 14′ fiberglass boat (pictured above). In the 1950′s, Paul Allison invented:.

NZEDGE Legends — Bill Hamilton, Jet Boat Inventor — Originators

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Bill Hamilton's jet-boat revolutionised river and shallow-water navigation. It enabled people to travel for the first time, at high speed – up rivers and waterways all ...

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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 ...

HISTORY OF BOATS AND SHIPS

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But Wilkinson is able to write soon after the event about his daring invention: 'It ... When iron first makes a widespread contribution to boat-building - in the 19th ...

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 ...