Boat Timeline

Timeline created by Ryno_2004
In History
  • 4,000 BCE

    The First Boat

    The First Boat
    The first boats that were handmade were the reed boats created by the Egyptians in 4000 BC. In 2500 BC the Egyptians were building wooden boats to sail across the oceans.
  • 1,000 BCE

    The Vikings

    The Vikings
  • Period:
    1,550 BCE
    to
    -300 BCE

    The Phoenicians

    . But in 1550 BC to 300 BC the Phoenicians built a maned powered vessel to trade or either fight with their nearby neighbors.
  • Period:
    1000
    to
    1100

    The Vikings

    In 1000 AD the Vikings used longboats to fight near counties and trade like the Phoenicians. These longboats had up to 60 oarmen to rowed the boat. The longboats were really long and narrow so they can be used to travel down thin and narrow space in the ocean and rivers.
  • Period:
    1100
    to
    1450

    Chinese Boats

    Near 1100 AD the Chinese built boats junk boats to fight and trade items. These boats have rudders to steer the boat and the sails had a piece of equipment to make them stronger and watertight