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Fragment of timber log boat discovered in 1874 in the River Forth near Cambuskenneth Abbey near Stirling. This boat was flat-bottomed and double-ended. Otherwise known as a dugout canoe, it is a simple and primitive boat, but this does not mean that it is necessarily early, most examples recovered being medieval or later in date.
Collection Type
Date Made
1200-1500
Period
Dimensions
l 5930mm (l 233 7/16")
w 850mm (w 2' 9 7/16")
Property Information
Accession No
CBK054

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