Boat

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Monday, December 21, 2009

Khoro Kisti

Specially meant for carrying straw from Sundarbans to Kolkata propelled by sail and oar.

3 comments:

Subrata said...

It would be good if there is a picture of the boat without the straw load. What are the dimensions of the boat and what is its displacement?

"Noukoghar" abode of Bengal Boat said...

I have those photographs. but you have to wait for few days. Length of the boat is 60 feet, Maximum width 15-20 feet. Depth at mid hull approximately 4-6 feet.

Subrata said...

Thanks for the information. I will be leaving for Bangalore on 4 January for a month. It would be good if we could meet before that. I will set up a meeting with Mr. Manab Pal