A ancient celtic longboat, known as a currach, has been recreated during a week long project and launched from Minehead harbour in Somerset. The currach is thought to have been used for crossings between Wales and the Somerset coast from around 400AD.
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Category:Transportation
Subcategory:Boats
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Keywords:Minehead, Somerset, boat, boat, carpentry, currach, history, people, woodwork