Gislinge boat- floor timbers

14-09-2015
The boatyard is a hive of activity at the moment as the boatbuilders shape and fit the floor timbers and the final planks of the 8234;8206;gislingeboat8236;. This short film gives you a good introduction to the toolkit available to early medieval boatbuilders ? axes, chisels, augers and moulding planes ? but not a saw in sight.

Gislinge TV [ENG]
Rope of lime bast
Rope of lime bast
Gislinge boat- floor timbers
Gislinge boat- floor timbers
The Gislinge Project
The Gislinge Project
Cleaving logs
Cleaving logs
Planks
Planks
The after stem for the Gislinge Boat.
The after stem for the Gislinge Boat.
Wood for the Gislinge Boats keel
Wood for the Gislinge Boats keel