Saturday, February 5, 2011
Midship sections of Northern European Clinker-built Boats
Top Left -- Hjortspring Boat - (c. 300 BC);
Top Right --Nydam Boat -(8th to 9th century);
Second Row Down - Osberg Boat - (9th to 10th century);
Third Row down -- Gokstad Boat - (9th to 10th century);
Fourth Row Down -- Ladby Boat - (c. 1000 AD).
R.W. Unger, "The Ship in the Medieval Economy, 600-1600," Croom-Helm , McGill-Queen's University, Montreal, 1980, P.84