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Unnamed Cod Boat

      Description: Model of clinker built fishing vessel referred to in the early years of this colony as "Tamar Cod Boats". Very little sheer, dipping bowsprit, gaff rigged, centre wet well. Wooden peg rowlocks & long oars stowed in board. Very shallow draught - usual fulll sidze between 18 & 24 feet. Flush deck for'ard. Bowsprits usually made of "Boobyalla" (coastal wattle")

Format: Pictorial and artistic works
Object: model boats

Unnamed Cod Boat

Subjects: fishing boats

Institution: Devonport Maritime Museum and Historical Society

Object number: DMH_00571

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