Monday, October 8, 2012

New "Blog-ette" from the Harbor History Museum's Shenandoah Restoration Project!

Beginning today, our resident shipwright will be giving us a word-for-the-week relating to wooden boat building. Here's the first one...

"Apron" -- A strong piece of timber fitted to the inner side of the stem and the keel to which it is bolted.

(Source: Bates Technical College, Wooden Boat Building Program)

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