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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boat

The oldest recovered boat in the world is the Pesse canoe, a dugout made from the hollowed tree trunk of a Pinus sylvestris and ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Motorboat

A motorboat, speedboat, or powerboat is a boat which is powered by an engine. ... The first successful motor boat was designed by the Priestman Brothers in Hull ... The eminent inventor Frederick William Lanchester recognized the potential of  ...

www-labs.iro.umontreal.ca/~vaucher/History/Prehistoric_Craft

This section covers watercraft used by Man before the Age of Metal, the invention of writing and the rise of kingdoms; roughly before 3,000 BCE.

www.montereyboats.com/The-Very-First-Boat-1-655.html

Mar 18, 2016 ... Of course, boating wasn't always this way—in fact, the earliest boats ... these early vessels were actually made very carefully to support the ...

www.historyworld.net/wrldhis/PlainTextHistories.asp?historyid=aa14

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

www.historyworld.net/wrldhis/PlainTextHistories.asp?ParagraphID=agf1

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 ...

www.kidcyber.com.au/ships-and-boats-timeline

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, ...

www.britannica.com/technology/ship/History-of-ships

The very fact that boats may be quite easily identified in illustrations of great ... had made their revolutionary journeys, the Portuguese had organized the first ...

www.reference.com/history/invented-first-boat-7967bdf4f9d438aa

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 ...