Construction of roman vessels

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Construction of roman vessels

  1. 1. By : MR. S
  2. 2.  Introduction Roman Merchant Vessels in History Materials used in the construction Ship construction  Rounded hulled / flat bottomed  Shell First / Frame – Skeleton  Martise and Tenon Bibliography
  3. 3. Relief from art depicting roman merchant ships
  4. 4. Shortcut to nemiship.lnkArcheological evidence of the construction / techniquesused by the ancient Romans
  5. 5.  Hull – pine, fir, cypress or cedar Frame – oak Treenails – hardwood or oak Sails – linen, papyrus, byssus Exterior – tarred wool with lead sheeting
  6. 6.  http://www2.rgzm.de/navis/Themes/Commercio/CommerceEnglish.htm http://www.abc.se/~pa/uwa/wrekmed1.htm#Mahdia http://mylifeatsea.blogspot.com.es/2009/10/ancient-shipbuilding- techniques.html http://thenephilimchronicles.blogspot.com.es/2011/10/ancient-ship-building-in- greece-and.html http://eglewis.blogspot.com.es/2012/05/roman-merchant-ships-warhorses- of.html http://100falcons.wordpress.com/2008/10/25/roman-ships/

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